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Where is the Wurtz family from?
You can see how Wurtz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wurtz family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Wurtz families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 6 Wurtz families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 75% of all the recorded Wurtz's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Wurtz families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wurtz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wurtz. 18% of Wurtz men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Wurtz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wurtz were Clerk and Housework.