Smaltz Family History

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Smaltz Name Meaning

Americanized form of German or Jewish Schmalz.

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

Similar surnames: Maltz, Smeltz, Smutz, Saltz, Schmaltz, Shatz, Shultz, Swartz, Matz

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Smaltz Family Origin

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Smaltz Family Occupations

What did your Smaltz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Brick Mason and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smaltz. The most common Smaltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Smaltz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Smaltz family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Laborer

  • Machinist


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

Smaltz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Smaltz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smaltz 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 238 immigration records available for the last name Smaltz. 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 483 military records available for the last name Smaltz. For the veterans among your Smaltz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smaltz Life Expectancy

What is the average Smaltz lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Smaltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Smaltz in 1964 was 61, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smaltz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smaltz 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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