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Dewitz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places so named, for example in Altmark, Mecklenburg, and Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Lowitz, Benitz, Peitz, Beitz, Zeitz, Nemitz, Heit, Meitz, Reitz

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Dewitz Family Origin

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Dewitz Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    31%
  • Farmer

    23%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%

In 1880, Farming, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewitz. The most common Dewitz occupation in the USA was Farming. 31% of Dewitz's were Farmings. A less common occupation for the Dewitz family was Butcher.

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Dewitz Historical Records

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Dewitz Life Expectancy

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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