Giertz Family History

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Giertz Name Meaning

German (Lower Rhine): patronymic, ultimately from the personal name Gerhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Gertz, Gierke, Goertz, Kertz, Kirtz, Tietz, Hertz, Zietz, Gretz

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Giertz Family Origin

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Giertz Family Occupations

What did your Giertz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and In Furniture Factory were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Giertz. The most common Giertz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Giertz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • In Furniture Factory

    33%

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Giertz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Giertz Life Expectancy

What is the average Giertz lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Giertz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Giertz in 1945 was 38, and 103 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giertz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Giertz 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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