Hotz Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, Hugizo or Huz o, pet forms of a compound name formed with hug- as the first element (see, for example, Hubert, Hugh). South German: possibly a nickname from Middle High German hotzen ‘to run swiftly’.

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


Similar surnames: Hott, Kotz, Hitz, Notz, Holtz, Lutz, Hopp, Lontz, Gotz, Lotz

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Hotz Family Origin

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Hotz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hotz. A less common occupation for the Hotz family was Keeping House. The most common Hotz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Hotz's were Farmers.

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Hotz Historical Records

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Hotz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Hotz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hotz in 1954 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hotz

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