Burtz Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a small man, from burz ‘rump’, ‘stump’.

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


Similar surnames: Bartz, Butz, Burts, Bortz, Boortz, Kurtz, Burt, Bertz, Urtz, Lutz

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Burtz Family Origin

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Burtz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farm Laborer

    22%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burtz. A less common occupation for the Burtz family was Keeping House. The most common Burtz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Burtz's were Farmers.

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Burtz Historical Records

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Burtz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Burtz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Burtz in 1958 was 61, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burtz

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