Shatzer Family History

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Shatzer Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Schatzer or Schätzer, an occupational name for a tax collector. Compare Schatz.

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


Similar surnames: Hatler, Shatz, Shutter, Shaver, Seltzer, Hetzer, Shafter, Gratzer

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Shatzer Family Origin

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Shatzer Family Occupations

What did your Shatzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shatzer. The most common Shatzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Shatzer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shatzer family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Keeping House

    9%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Shatzer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Shatzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Shatzer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Shatzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Shatzer in 1954 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shatzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shatzer 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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