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Fietz Family History

Fietz Name Meaning
from a Silesian short form of the personal name Viezenz (see Vincent).possibly from a short form of the medieval personal name Vitus (see Vito).

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

11,288 Historical Documents with Fietz on Ancestry.com
3,403 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
566 Military Records
691 Immigration Records
3,483 Census and Voter Lists
3,145 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Fietz Families

  • Number of Fietz families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Fietz last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Fietz Family Origin

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Fietz Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Fietz

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Fietz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Fietz Civil War Service Records

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