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Itzkowitz Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish personal names Itsek, Itske, variants of Isaac.

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

Similar surnames: Moskowitz, Berkowitz, Falkowitz, Koplowitz, Haimowitz, Lipkowitz

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Where is the Itzkowitz family from?

You can see how Itzkowitz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Itzkowitz family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 64 Itzkowitz families living in New York. This was about 65% of all the recorded Itzkowitz's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Itzkowitz families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Itzkowitz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Itzkowitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Itzkowitz. 15% of Itzkowitz men worked as a Salesman and 19% of Itzkowitz women worked as a Bookeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Itzkowitz were Manager and Stenographer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Operator
  • Proprietor
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookeeper
  • Bookkeeper
  • Saleslady
  • Stenographer
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Itzkowitz. 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 Cards

There are 585 military records available for the last name Itzkowitz. For the veterans among your Itzkowitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Itzkowitz lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Itzkowitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Itzkowitz in 1955 was 54, and 90 in 2004.

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