Letz Family History

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Letz Name Meaning

nickname for someone awkward and clumsy, from Middle High German letz ‘upside down’, ‘opposite’. from a derivative of any of various Germanic compound personal names with a first element liut ‘tribe’, ‘people’.

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

Similar surnames: Lenz, Leitz, Ketz, Metz, Lutz, Lett, Fetz, Netz, Petz, Lontz

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Letz Family Origin

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Letz Family Occupations

What did your Letz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Letz.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Letz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Letz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Letz 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 910 immigration records available for the last name Letz. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Letz. For the veterans among your Letz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Letz Life Expectancy

What is the average Letz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Letz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Letz in 1962 was 54, and 93 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Letz 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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