Weltz Family History

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Weltz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Welz.

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

Similar surnames: Welz, Waltz, Voltz, Pultz, Wetz, Welt, Meltz, Weitz, Wertz, Geltz

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Weltz Family Origin

Where is the Weltz family from?

Weltz Family Occupations

What did your Weltz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weltz. The most common Weltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Weltz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weltz family was Nurseryman.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Nurseryman


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

Weltz Historical Records

What Weltz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Weltz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weltz 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 967 immigration records available for the last name Weltz. 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 Weltz. For the veterans among your Weltz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weltz Life Expectancy

What is the average Weltz lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Weltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Weltz in 1946 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weltz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weltz 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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