Feltz Name Meaning

variant of Völtz, from a pet form of the personal name Vol(k)mar (see Volkmar). patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Valentine.

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


Similar surnames: Felty, Fitz, Feltes, Metz, Feltus, Rentz, Mertz, Eltz, Felt, Neitz

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Feltz Family Origin

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Feltz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Gardener

    3%

In 1880, the most common Feltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Feltz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feltz. A less common occupation for the Feltz family was Gardener.

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Feltz Historical Records

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Feltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Feltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Feltz in 1944 was 20, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feltz

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