Sitz Family History

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Sitz Name Meaning

from Sizzo, a short form of a Germanic compound personal name formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element. nickname for someone who owned a house, from Middle High German siz ‘seat’, ‘domicile’.

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

Similar surnames: Hitz, Sinz, Witz, Ritz, Bitz, Pitz, Seitz, Kitz, Nitz, Fitz

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Sitz Family Origin

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Sitz Family Occupations

What did your Sitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Sitz. 75% of Sitz men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Waitress

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

Sitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Sitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sitz 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 536 immigration records available for the last name Sitz. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Sitz. For the veterans among your Sitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Sitz lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Sitz in 1952 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sitz 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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