Panitz Family History

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Panitz Name Meaning

Germanized form of Jewish (from Ukraine) Panich, a nickname from Ukrainian panych ‘young nobleman’.

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

Similar surnames: Pritz, Kanitz, Savitz, Kantz, Panico, Pait, Daniel, Peritz, Wantz

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Panitz Family Origin

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Panitz Family Occupations

What did your Panitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenog were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Panitz. 11% of Panitz men worked as a Salesman and 12% of Panitz women worked as a Stenog. Some less common occupations for Americans named Panitz were Painter and Cleaning

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Manufacturer
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenog
  • Bookkeeper
  • Bookkeeping
  • Cleaning

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

Panitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Panitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Panitz 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 611 immigration records available for the last name Panitz. 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 309 military records available for the last name Panitz. For the veterans among your Panitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Panitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Panitz lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Panitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Panitz in 1960 was 81, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Panitz 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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