Brotz Family History

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Brotz Name Meaning

variant of Protz. from a dialect variant of Brott.

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


Similar surnames: Botz, Pretz, Bootz, Kritz, Krutz, Brosi, Brody, Kratz, Brous, Brode

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Brotz Family Origin

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Brotz Family Occupations

What did your Brotz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brotz. 26% of Brotz men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    26%
  • Truck Driver
    15%
  • Helper
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    100%

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

Brotz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Brotz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brotz 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 287 immigration records available for the last name Brotz. 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 371 military records available for the last name Brotz. For the veterans among your Brotz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brotz Life Expectancy

What is the average Brotz lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Brotz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Brotz in 1959 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brotz 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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