Gratz Name Meaning

habitational name from several places so named in Austria, Bohemia, and Moravia. from a short form of a Germanic personal name reflected by Old High German gratag ‘greedy’. from a short form of the personal name Pankratz.

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


Similar surnames: Kratz, Gatz, Gretz, Glatz, Ratz, Pretz, Grantz, Britz, Gritz, Patz

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Gratz Family Origin

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Gratz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Stone Mason

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gratz. A less common occupation for the Gratz family was Stone Mason. The most common Gratz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Gratz's were Farmers.

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Gratz Historical Records

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Gratz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Gratz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gratz in 1952 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gratz

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