Peetz Family History

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Peetz Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Petrus (see Peter). possibly a habitational name from Peetz in Brandenburg or Peetzig in Pomerania.

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

Similar surnames: Pretz, Peet, Petz, Paetz, Peets, Rentz, Pietz, Patz, Pentz, Deetz

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Peetz Family Origin

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Peetz Family Occupations

What did your Peetz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Peetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Peetz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Peetz family was Brick Layer. Farmer, Carpenter and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peetz.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Boot Maker

  • Brick Layer


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Peetz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Peetz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peetz 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 982 immigration records available for the last name Peetz. 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 Peetz. For the veterans among your Peetz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Peetz Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Peetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Peetz in 1950 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peetz 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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