Sheetz Family History

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Sheetz Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schütz (see Schuetz).

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

Similar surnames: Sheets, Scheetz, Sheats, Sheek, Shortz, Shurtz, Shultz, Shantz, Deetz

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Sheetz Family Origin

Where is the Sheetz family from?

Sheetz Family Occupations

What did your Sheetz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sheetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Sheetz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sheetz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheetz.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Sheetz Historical Records

What Sheetz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Sheetz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sheetz 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 Sheetz

Passenger List

There are 591 immigration records available for the last name Sheetz. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Sheetz. For the veterans among your Sheetz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sheetz Life Expectancy

What is the average Sheetz lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sheetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sheetz in 1950 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheetz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sheetz 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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