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Where is the Shortz family from?
You can see how Shortz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Shortz family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Shortz families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 9 Shortz families living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Shortz's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Shortz families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Shortz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Shortz. 36% of Shortz men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Shortz women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shortz were Foreman and New Worker. .