Harz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hartz.

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

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Harz Family Origin

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Harz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Jeweler

    20%
  • Works In Varnish Shop

    20%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Jeweler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harz. The most common Harz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Harz's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Harz family was Works In Varnish Shop.

Source: Census data for Harz | Data not to scale

Harz Historical Records

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Harz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Harz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Harz in 1959 was 54, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harz

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