Fritz Family History

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Fritz Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Friedrich. It is also found as a surname in Denmark, Sweden, and elsewhere.

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


Similar surnames: Britz, Fitz, Hritz, Kritz, Pritz, Gritz, Ritz, Leitz, Frick, Ratz

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Fritz Family Origin

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Fritz Family Occupations

What did your Fritz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fritz occupation in the UK was Tailor. 11% of Fritz's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Fritz family was Dealer In Old China. Tailor, Boot Finisher and Commercial Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fritz.

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  • Tailor

    11%
  • Boot Finisher

    6%
  • Commercial Clerk

    6%
  • Dealer In Old China

    6%

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

Fritz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fritz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fritz 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fritz. 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 Fritz. For the veterans among your Fritz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fritz Life Expectancy

What is the average Fritz lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Fritz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fritz in 1940 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fritz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fritz 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.

Famous Fritz Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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