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Horwitz Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Horowitz.

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


Similar surnames: Hurwitz, Horvitz, Horovitz, Horowitz, Hurvitz, Moritz, Gurwitz

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Horwitz Family Origin

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Horwitz Family Occupations

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  • Clothing Merchant

    7%
  • Lawyer

    7%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Cigar Store

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Horwitz family was Cigar Store. Clothing Merchant, Lawyer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horwitz. The most common Horwitz occupation in the USA was Clothing Merchant. 7% of Horwitz's were Clothing Merchants.

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Horwitz Historical Records

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Horwitz Life Expectancy

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