Keitz Family History

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Keitz Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name based on gaida ‘point (of a lance)’ (see Keitel).

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

Similar surnames: Leitz, Reitz, Kitz, Ketz, Kritz, Heitz, Klitz, Kertz, Neitz, Seitz

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Keitz Family Origin

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Keitz Family Occupations

What did your Keitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Keitz occupation in the UK was Manager In A Swiss Warehouseman. 100% of Keitz's were Manager In A Swiss Warehousemans.

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  • Manager In A Swiss Warehouseman


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

Keitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Keitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keitz 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 406 immigration records available for the last name Keitz. 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 479 military records available for the last name Keitz. For the veterans among your Keitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Keitz lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Keitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Keitz in 1956 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keitz 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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