Vogts Family History

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Vogts Name Meaning

German: variant (from the genitive form) of Vogt.

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

Similar surnames: Voges, Vagts, Vogus, Voigts, Bogus, Voght, Voigt, Voltz, Couts, Voss

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Vogts Family Origin

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Vogts Family Occupations

What did your Vogts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vogts family was Farmer. Blacksmith, Boot & Shoe Maker and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vogts. The most common Vogts occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 38% of Vogts's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Boot & Shoe Maker

  • Cooper

  • Farmer


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

Vogts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vogts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vogts 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 286 immigration records available for the last name Vogts. 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 383 military records available for the last name Vogts. For the veterans among your Vogts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vogts Life Expectancy

What is the average Vogts lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Vogts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vogts in 1962 was 69, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vogts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vogts 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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