History of your Surname
Get access to Ambroz family records.Start a free trial

Ambroz Family History

Ambroz Name Meaning

Czech and Slovenian (Ambrož): from the personal name Ambrož, equivalent to Ambrose. It may also be a shortened form of the Slovenian surname Ambrožic, of the same origin.

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


Similar surnames: Broz, Ambrose, Ambriz, Lambros, Jamroz, Mroz, Amaro, Myron, Brosz

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Ambroz family from?

You can see how Ambroz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ambroz family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ambroz families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1871 there were 6 Ambroz families living in Midlothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Ambroz's in Scotland. Midlothian had the highest population of Ambroz families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ambroz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ambroz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ambroz. 28% of Ambroz men worked as a Farmer.

View Census data for Ambroz | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farm Laborer
    16%
  • Farm Labor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    100%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Ambroz family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ambroz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ambroz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Ambroz

Passenger Lists

There are 429 immigration records available for the last name Ambroz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Ambroz immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 324 military records available for the last name Ambroz. For the veterans among your Ambroz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Ambroz military records

You've only scratched the surface of Ambroz family history.

Discover More

What is the average Ambroz lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ambroz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ambroz in 1956 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ambroz

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Ambroz family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial