Woertz Family History

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Woertz Name Meaning

German: variant of Würtz (see Wurtz).

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


Similar surnames: Wuertz, Wortz, Vertz, Voeltz, Ertz, Weltz, Gertz, Hohertz, Hertz

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Woertz Family Origin

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Woertz Family Occupations

What did your Woertz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Baker And Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woertz. The most common Woertz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Woertz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Woertz family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Baker And Grocer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Woertz Historical Records

What Woertz family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Woertz Life Expectancy

What is the average Woertz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Woertz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Woertz in 1958 was 74, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woertz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woertz 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.

Famous Woertz Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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