Giltz Name Meaning

German and Luxembourgeois: from a short form of the personal name Ägilius (variant of Ägidius) (see Giles).

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

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Giltz Family Origin

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Giltz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Chair Maker

    9%
  • Iron Axle Maker

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Chair Maker and Iron Axle Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giltz. A less common occupation for the Giltz family was Keeping House. The most common Giltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Giltz's were Farmers.

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Giltz Historical Records

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Giltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Giltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Giltz in 1960 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giltz

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