Heintz Family History

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Heintz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Heinz.

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

Similar surnames: Heintze, Heitz, Seitz, Hantz, Lentz, Bentz, Heiney, Hiltz, Sentz

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Heintz Family Origin

Where is the Heintz family from?

Heintz Family Occupations

What did your Heintz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Heintz occupation in the UK was Average Adjuster (Insurance). 25% of Heintz's were Average Adjuster (Insurance)s. Average Adjuster (Insurance), Baker and Commission Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heintz. A less common occupation for the Heintz family was Insurance Broker.

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  • Average Adjuster (Insurance)

  • Baker

  • Commission Agent

  • Insurance Broker


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

Heintz Historical Records

What Heintz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Heintz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heintz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Heintz

Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Heintz. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Heintz. For the veterans among your Heintz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heintz Life Expectancy

What is the average Heintz lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Heintz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Heintz in 1944 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heintz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heintz 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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