Balz Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the personal name Balthasar (see Baltazar).

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


Similar surnames: Baltz, Bala, Bal, Ball, Bald, Balk, Walz, Bali, Bach, Belt

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Balz Family Origin

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Balz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balz. The most common Balz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Balz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Balz family was Carpenter.

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Balz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Balz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Balz in 1961 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Balz

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