Voelz Family History

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Voelz Name Meaning

German: variant of Volz.

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


Similar surnames: Voeltz, Voltz, Vogle, Welz, Goelz, Viel, Viele, Folz, Vogl, Koel

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Voelz Family Origin

Where is the Voelz family from?

Voelz Family Occupations

What did your Voelz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Voelz family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Voelz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Voelz's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voelz.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Saloon Keeper

    14%

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

Voelz Historical Records

What Voelz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Voelz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Voelz 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 Voelz

Passenger List

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

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Voelz Life Expectancy

What is the average Voelz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Voelz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Voelz in 1962 was 72, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Voelz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Voelz 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.

Famous Voelz Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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