Waltz Family History

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Waltz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Walz.

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


Similar surnames: Saltz, Weltz, Walts, Walth, Walt, Waitz, Walle, Pultz, Voltz, Wolz

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Waltz Family Origin

Where is the Waltz family from?

Waltz Family Occupations

What did your Waltz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Waltz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waltz. The most common Waltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Waltz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Waltz Historical Records

What Waltz family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Waltz Life Expectancy

What is the average Waltz lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Waltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Waltz in 1941 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waltz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waltz 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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