Apitz Family History

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Apitz Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Abitz. Eastern German: from the short form of a Germanic personal name (Ab(b)o), based on addal ‘clan’, ‘nobility’.

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

Similar surnames: Pitz, Abitz, Reitz, Kritz, Klitz, Witz, Sitz, Artz, Britz, Spitz

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Apitz Family Origin

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Apitz Family Occupations

What did your Apitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Apitz family was Wagon-Maker. The most common Apitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Apitz's were Farmers. Farmer, Harness Maker and Paper Carrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Apitz.

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  • Farmer

  • Harness Maker

  • Paper Carrier

  • Wagon-Maker


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

Apitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Apitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Apitz 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 589 immigration records available for the last name Apitz. 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 523 military records available for the last name Apitz. For the veterans among your Apitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Apitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Apitz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Apitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Apitz in 1958 was 48, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Apitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Apitz 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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