Balthis Family History

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Balthis Name Meaning

Swiss German: from a pet form of Baltazar. Lithuanian: variant of Baltis, a descriptive nickname from baltas ‘white’.

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


Similar surnames: Balis, Baltes, Baltus, Mathis, Ballis, Martis, Mattis, Altis, Saltis

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Balthis Family Origin

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Balthis Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Balthis family was Hardware Salesman. Blacksmith, Farmer and Editor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balthis. The most common Balthis occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 38% of Balthis's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    38%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Editor

    8%
  • Hardware Salesman

    8%

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Balthis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Balthis Life Expectancy

What is the average Balthis lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Balthis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Balthis in 1940 was 63, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Balthis 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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