Wertz Family History

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Wertz Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Werner.

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


Similar surnames: Wentz, Werntz, Wortz, Hertz, Kertz, Wirtz, Mertz, Bertz, Gertz, Wetz

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Wertz Family Origin

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Wertz Family Occupations

What did your Wertz ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wertz. A less common occupation for the Wertz family was Carpenter. The most common Wertz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Wertz's were Farmers.

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Wertz Historical Records

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Wertz Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wertz 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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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Wertz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wertz in 1944 was 25, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wertz

Famous Wertz Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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