Putzer Family History

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Putzer Name Meaning

German (Pützer) topographic name for someone who lived by a pool (Latin puteus ‘well’, ‘pool’) or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word, for example Pütz in North Rhine-Westphalia. Probably a habitational name from a place called Putz in the former West Prussia, or from Pütz in Luxembourg (see Putz 2).(in Austria) topographic name for someone who lived by a well (see Putz).

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


Similar surnames: Putter, Putz, Pitzer, Putzier, Bitzer, Patzer, Rutzen, Puller, Netzer

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Putzer Family Origin

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Putzer Family Occupations

What did your Putzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Putzer. 7% of Putzer men worked as a Salesman and 8% of Putzer women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Putzer were Machinist and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    7%
  • Janitor
    4%
  • Laborer
    4%
  • Machinist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    8%
  • Mailing
    8%
  • Seamstress
    8%
  • Teacher
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Putzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 944 census records available for the last name Putzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Putzer 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 374 immigration records available for the last name Putzer. 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 781 military records available for the last name Putzer. For the veterans among your Putzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Putzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Putzer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Putzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Putzer in 1963 was 44, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Putzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Putzer 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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