Mietz Family History

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Mietz Name Meaning

German: from a Slavic personal name based on mec ‘sword’.

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

Similar surnames: Zietz, Metz, Dietz, Lietz, Tietz, Fietz, Pietz, Mintz, Milz, Fitz

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Mietz Family Origin

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Mietz Family Occupations

What did your Mietz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mietz. 20% of Mietz men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Mietz women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mietz were Farm Laborer and Labeler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Allarsinel Girl
  • Gauls Good Clerk
  • Labeler

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

Mietz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mietz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mietz 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 236 immigration records available for the last name Mietz. 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 321 military records available for the last name Mietz. For the veterans among your Mietz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mietz Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mietz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mietz in 1963 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mietz 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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