Walzer Family History

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Walzer Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name, a reduced form of Walzenmüller, denoting a miller (see Mueller) who milled by means of rollers, Middle High German walze, German Walze ‘roller’.

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


Similar surnames: Waller, Salzer, Walder, Malter, Wapner, Balzer, Walser, Galler, Alber

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Walzer Family Origin

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Walzer Family Occupations

What did your Walzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walzer. The most common Walzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Walzer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Walzer family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Walzer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Walzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Walzer lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Walzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Walzer in 1951 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walzer 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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