Golz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Goltz. Possibly an altered spelling of German Goelz.

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


Similar surnames: Goltz, Holz, Gold, Goll, Gell, Molz, Wolz, Pilz, Folz, Kolz

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Golz Family Origin

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Golz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Car Inspector

    6%
  • Furniture Maker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Golz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Golz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Car Inspector were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Golz. A less common occupation for the Golz family was Furniture Maker.

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Golz Historical Records

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Golz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Golz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Golz in 1951 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Golz

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