Hanz Name Meaning

German: from a variant spelling of the personal name Hans.

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


Similar surnames: Hantz, Ganz, Ranz, Sanz, Hand, Hane, Hang, Danz, Hans, Hasz

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Hanz Family Origin

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Hanz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Hostler

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Hanz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Hanz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hanz family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Hostler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanz.

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Hanz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Hanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hanz in 1961 was 66, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanz

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