Artz Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name A(a)rt, a reduced form of Arnt (see Arndt, Arnold), or sometimes from a reduced form of the personal name Alaert or Adriaan. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Arzt ‘physician’.

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


Similar surnames: Art, Hartz, Martz, Arntz, Bartz, Britz, Arts, Raatz, Kotz, Kratz

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Artz Family Origin

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Artz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Artz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Artz. The most common Artz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Artz's were Farmers.

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Artz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Artz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Artz in 1946 was 38, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Artz

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