Werts Family History

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Werts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Wertz.

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

Similar surnames: Wurts, Curts, Werth, Yerks, Vertz, Letts, Corts, Weltz, Getts, Yeats

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Werts Family Origin

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Werts Family Occupations

What did your Werts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Werts. The most common Werts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Werts's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Werts family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Werts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Werts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Werts 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 494 immigration records available for the last name Werts. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Werts. For the veterans among your Werts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Werts Life Expectancy

What is the average Werts lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Werts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Werts in 1951 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Werts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Werts 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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