Smeltzer Family History

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Smeltzer Name Meaning

Respelling of German or Jewish Schmeltzer.

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


Similar surnames: Seltzer, Meltzer, Smeltz, Melzer, Sweitzer, Schmeltzer, Selter

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Smeltzer Family Origin

Where is the Smeltzer family from?

Smeltzer Family Occupations

What did your Smeltzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith Chem Wks and Chem Lab were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Smeltzer. The most common Smeltzer occupation in the UK was Blacksmith Chem Wks. 50% of Smeltzer's were Blacksmith Chem Wkss.

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  • Blacksmith Chem Wks

    50%
  • Chem Lab

    50%

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

Smeltzer Historical Records

What Smeltzer family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Smeltzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Smeltzer lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Smeltzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Smeltzer in 1944 was 28, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smeltzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smeltzer 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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