Foltz Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Volz.

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

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Foltz Family Origin

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Foltz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Foltz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foltz. The most common Foltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Foltz's were Farmers.

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Foltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Foltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Foltz in 1940 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foltz

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