Shettz Family History

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Shettz Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hertz, Shetty, Hett, Rhett, Heitz, Hentz, Hetz, Sheetz, Hutt, Brett

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Shettz Family Origin

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Shettz Family Occupations

What did your Shettz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shettz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Shettz's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

Shettz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 63 census records available for the last name Shettz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shettz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shettz. 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 2 military records available for the last name Shettz. For the veterans among your Shettz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shettz Life Expectancy

What is the average Shettz lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shettz 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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