Amstutz Family History

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Amstutz Name Meaning

Swiss German and Austrian: topographic name for someone living near or at the foot of a steep mountainside, German am Stutz ‘at the escarpment’.

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

Similar surnames: Stutz, Sturtz, Anschutz, Statz, Auster, Strutz, Amster, Anstett

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Amstutz Family Origin

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Amstutz Family Occupations

What did your Amstutz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Amstutz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Amstutz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Amstutz family was Mill Clerk. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amstutz.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Mill Clerk


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Amstutz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Amstutz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amstutz 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 860 immigration records available for the last name Amstutz. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Amstutz. For the veterans among your Amstutz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amstutz Life Expectancy

What is the average Amstutz lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Amstutz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Amstutz in 1957 was 55, and 81 in 2004.

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