Zavitz Family History

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Zavitz Name Meaning

German: Probably an altered form of Zewitz, a habitational name from a place so called in eastern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Ravitz, Zaitz, Kanitz, Damitz, Zeitz, Abitz, Britz, Apitz, Savich

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Zavitz Family Origin

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Zavitz Family Occupations

What did your Zavitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Zavitz. 32% of Zavitz men worked as a Farmer and 47% of Zavitz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zavitz were Carpenter and Book Keeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Farming
    17%
  • Labourer
    6%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
    47%
  • School Teacher
    14%
  • Stonegrapher
    14%
  • Book Keeper
    7%

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

Zavitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Zavitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zavitz 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 487 immigration records available for the last name Zavitz. 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 310 military records available for the last name Zavitz. For the veterans among your Zavitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zavitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Zavitz lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Zavitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Zavitz in 1960 was 54, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zavitz

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