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Walzer Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name a shortened form of Walzenmüller denoting a miller (see Mueller ) who milled by means of rollers Middle High German walze German Walze ‘roller’. South German: patronymic from Walz . Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Walzer ‘waltz’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Waller, Salzer, Walder, Malter, Wapner, Balzer, Walser, Galler, Alber

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Where is the Walzer family from?

You can see how Walzer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Walzer family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Walzer families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Walzer family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Walzer's in USA. New York had the highest population of Walzer families in 1840.
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What did your Walzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Walzer. 100% of Walzer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Walzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walzer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Walzer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Walzer. For the veterans among your Walzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Walzer lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Walzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Walzer in 1951 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

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