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Wurzer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a greengrocer or dealer in herbs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German würz ‘herb’, ‘plant’ (see Wurtz).

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


Similar surnames: Wurzel, Herzer, Turner, Sulzer, Winzer, Butzer, Werber, Burger

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Wurzer Family Origin

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Wurzer Family Occupations

What did your Wurzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wurzer family was Gardner. Clerk - Dry Goods Store, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wurzer. The most common Wurzer occupation in the USA was Clerk - Dry Goods Store. 20% of Wurzer's were Clerk - Dry Goods Stores.

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  • Clerk - Dry Goods Store

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Gardner

    20%

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

Wurzer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wurzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Wurzer lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Wurzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wurzer in 1950 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wurzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wurzer 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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