Deitz Family History

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Deitz Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Dietz.

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

Similar surnames: Deetz, Ditz, Seitz, Dentz, Beitz, Diez, Lentz, Weltz, Dewitz, Leitz

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Deitz Family Origin

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Deitz Family Occupations

What did your Deitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Deitz occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 67% of Deitz's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Deitz.

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  • Carpenter

  • Labourer


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

Deitz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Deitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Deitz lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Deitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Deitz in 1943 was 24, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deitz 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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