Storz Family History

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Storz Name Meaning

German: from the dialect word storz ‘stalk’, ‘stump’, presumably a nickname for a short person.

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

Similar surnames: Stotz, Storr, Stolz, Stortz, Stork, Storm, Stock, Stark, Storer, Star

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Storz Family Origin

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Storz Family Occupations

What did your Storz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Storz. The most common Storz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 9% of Storz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Storz family was Clerk In Store.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Clerk In Store


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

Storz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Storz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Storz 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Storz. 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 Storz. For the veterans among your Storz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Storz Life Expectancy

What is the average Storz lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Storz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Storz in 1951 was 54, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Storz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Storz 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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