Biltz Family History

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Biltz Name Meaning

German: possibly a variant spelling of Pilz or Piltz (in Saxony, Silesia), from Middle High German büless ‘mushroom’ (a loanword from Latin boletus), hence a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer or seller of mushrooms.

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

Similar surnames: Bilz, Boltz, Beltz, Pilz, Bitz, Filtz, Diltz, Piltz, Geltz, Pultz

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Biltz Family Origin

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Biltz Family Occupations

What did your Biltz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Biltz. 20% of Biltz men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Biltz women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Biltz were Farmer and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Proprietor
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Housewife
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk

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

Biltz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Biltz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biltz 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 228 immigration records available for the last name Biltz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 589 military records available for the last name Biltz. For the veterans among your Biltz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biltz Life Expectancy

What is the average Biltz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Biltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Biltz in 1963 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Biltz

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