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Rotz Name Meaning

German (Rötz): habitational name from places so named in the Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, and Styria, Austria.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Rott, Retz, Rutz, Rota, Ritz, Ratz, Rothe, Notz, Hotz, Kotz

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Rotz Family Origin

Where is the Rotz family from?

Rotz Family Occupations

What did your Rotz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rotz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Rotz's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rotz. A less common occupation for the Rotz family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rotz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rotz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rotz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rotz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Rotz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rotz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rotz. For the veterans among your Rotz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rotz Life Expectancy

What is the average Rotz lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rotz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Rotz in 1955 was 49, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rotz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rotz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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