Litzau Family History

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Litzau Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria or from Lützow in Mecklenburg. See also Lutzow.

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

Similar surnames: Littau, Lietzau, Lettau, Liebau, Lienau, Lindau, Linda, Bitz, Lintz

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Litzau Family Origin

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Litzau Family Occupations

What did your Litzau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Litzau occupation in the USA was Beer Saloon. 50% of Litzau's were Beer Saloons. Beer Saloon and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Litzau.

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  • Beer Saloon

  • Farmer


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

Litzau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Litzau Life Expectancy

What is the average Litzau lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Litzau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Litzau in 1960 was 29, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Litzau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Litzau 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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