Virts Family History

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Virts Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a Germanic personal name formed with virt ‘worth’ as the first element. Compare German Wirtz.

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

Similar surnames: Witts, Harts, Wirts, Kitts, Vires, Viets, Eilts, Viti, Vitti, Pires

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Virts Family Origin

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Virts Family Occupations

What did your Virts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Virts family was Carpenter. The most common Virts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Virts's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Virts.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Works On Farm

  • Carpenter


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

Virts Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Virts Life Expectancy

What is the average Virts lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Virts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Virts in 1951 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Virts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Virts 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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