Giltz Family History

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Giltz Name Meaning

German and Luxembourgeois: from a short form of the personal name Ägilius (variant of Ägidius) (see Giles).

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


Similar surnames: Wiltz, Gintz, Diltz, Gille, Biltz, Gratz, Girtz, Boltz, Fietz, Geltz

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Giltz Family Origin

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Giltz Family Occupations

What did your Giltz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Giltz. 11% of Giltz men worked as a Truck Driver and 22% of Giltz women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Giltz were Farmer and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Truck Driver
    11%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Farmer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    22%
  • Seamstress
    11%
  • Assembler
    6%
  • Farmer
    6%

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

Giltz Historical Records

What Giltz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Giltz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Giltz 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Giltz. 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 230 military records available for the last name Giltz. For the veterans among your Giltz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Giltz Life Expectancy

What is the average Giltz lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Giltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Giltz in 1960 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giltz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Giltz 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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