Blatz Family History

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Blatz Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various farms so named, from Middle High German plaz, blaz ‘place’. Compare Platz. metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Blatz, a type of flat loaf.

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


Similar surnames: Platz, Glatz, Plate, Blatt, Banz, Beitz, Bitz, Gratz, Beltz, Britz

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Blatz Family Origin

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Blatz Family Occupations

What did your Blatz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Blatz. 8% of Blatz men worked as a Salesman and 9% of Blatz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Blatz were Printer and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    8%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Farmer
    4%
  • Printer
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    9%
  • Maid
    9%
  • Teacher
    9%
  • Stenographer
    8%

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

Blatz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Blatz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blatz 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Blatz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Blatz. For the veterans among your Blatz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blatz Life Expectancy

What is the average Blatz lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Blatz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Blatz in 1951 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blatz

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