Houtz Family History

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Houtz Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Hautz, an argot word (thieves’ slang) in Bavaria and Austria for a peasant farmer. from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with hug ‘mind’ (see Hugo).

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

Similar surnames: Houts, Hotz, Montz, Hontz, Portz, Oltz, Kortz, Rutz, Lutz, Hritz

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Houtz Family Origin

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Houtz Family Occupations

What did your Houtz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Houtz.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Houtz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Houtz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Houtz 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 444 immigration records available for the last name Houtz. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Houtz. For the veterans among your Houtz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Houtz Life Expectancy

What is the average Houtz lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Houtz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Houtz in 1948 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Houtz

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