Savitz Family History

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Savitz Name Meaning

Jewish: Americanized form of Savich.

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

Similar surnames: Savitt, Ravitz, Panitz, Zavitz, Covitz, Cavitt, Satz, Gavitt, Kovitz

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Savitz Family Origin

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Savitz Family Occupations

What did your Savitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Savitz. 12% of Savitz men worked as a Salesman and 11% of Savitz women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Savitz were Proprietor and Saleswoman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Manager
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Stenographer
  • Bookkeeper
  • Saleswoman

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

Savitz Historical Records

What Savitz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Savitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Savitz 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 497 immigration records available for the last name Savitz. 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 442 military records available for the last name Savitz. For the veterans among your Savitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Savitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Savitz lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Savitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Savitz in 1960 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Savitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Savitz 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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