Filtz Family History

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Filtz Name Meaning

occupational name for a maker or seller of felt. unflattering nickname for a stingy person.

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

Similar surnames: Biltz, Boltz, Felt, Geltz, Filer, Filter, Giltz, Beltz, Diltz, Wiltz

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Filtz Family Origin

Where is the Filtz family from?

Filtz Family Occupations

What did your Filtz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Filtz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Filtz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Filtz. A less common occupation for the Filtz family was Laborer On Rr.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer On Rr


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

Filtz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Filtz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Filtz 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 154 immigration records available for the last name Filtz. 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 253 military records available for the last name Filtz. For the veterans among your Filtz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Filtz Life Expectancy

What is the average Filtz lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Filtz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Filtz in 1953 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Filtz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Filtz 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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