Leitz Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from the personal name Leutz, a pet form of any of various Germanic compound names formed with liut ‘tribe’, ‘people’.

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


Similar surnames: Letz, Leite, Reitz, Leick, Neitz, Seitz, Keitz, Lutz, Litz, Heitz

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Leitz Family Origin

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Leitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leitz. A less common occupation for the Leitz family was Blacksmith. The most common Leitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Leitz's were Farmers.

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Leitz Historical Records

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Leitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Leitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Leitz in 1954 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leitz

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