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Shortz Name Meaning

German: Americanized spelling of Schartz or Schurz.

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


Similar surnames: Shurtz, Shurts, Sholtz, Schurtz, Shultz, Sholty, Sheetz, Shirts

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Shortz Family Origin

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Shortz Family Occupations

What did your Shortz ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Retired Farmer

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Shortz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Shortz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shortz family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shortz.

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Shortz Historical Records

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Shortz Life Expectancy

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Famous Shortz Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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