Zitzer Family History

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Zitzer Name Meaning

Variant of German Sitzer, found especially among the German settlers of the Volga Basin in Russia.

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

Similar surnames: Ziter, Titzer, Sitzer, Pitzer, Mitter, Zieser, Kutzer, Witter, Kinzer

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Zitzer Family Origin

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Zitzer Family Occupations

What did your Zitzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zitzer family was Restraunt. Cabinet Manuf., Carpet Weaver and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zitzer. The most common Zitzer occupation in the USA was Cabinet Manuf.. 25% of Zitzer's were Cabinet Manuf.s.

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  • Cabinet Manuf.

  • Carpet Weaver

  • Doctor

  • Restraunt


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Zitzer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Zitzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 772 census records available for the last name Zitzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zitzer 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 350 immigration records available for the last name Zitzer. 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 238 military records available for the last name Zitzer. For the veterans among your Zitzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zitzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Zitzer lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Zitzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Zitzer in 1965 was 79, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zitzer 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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