Virts Family History

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Virts Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a Germanic personal name formed with virt ‘worth’ as the first element. Compare German Wirtz.

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

Similar surnames: Witts, Harts, Wirts, Kitts, Vires, Viets, Eilts, Viti, Vitti, Pires

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Virts Family Origin

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Virts Family Occupations

What did your Virts ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Practical Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Virts. 24% of Virts men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Virts women worked as a Practical Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Virts were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Labor
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Practical Nurse
  • Clerk
  • House Wife
  • Housekeeper

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

Virts Historical Records

What Virts family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Virts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Virts 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 40 immigration records available for the last name Virts. 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 407 military records available for the last name Virts. For the veterans among your Virts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Virts Life Expectancy

What is the average Virts lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Virts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Virts in 1951 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Virts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Virts 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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