Lortz Name Meaning

North German (also Lörtz) and Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Lorenz.

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

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Lortz Family Origin

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Lortz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Barber

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lortz family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lortz. The most common Lortz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Lortz's were Farmers.

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Lortz Historical Records

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Lortz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Lortz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lortz in 1951 was 37, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lortz

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