Manz Name Meaning

(Alemannic, Swabian) from a short form or pet form of the personal name Mangold. (Bavarian, Austrian) from a short form of the personal name Mannhart (see Manhart). (eastern) from a derivative of the Slavic male personal name Manslaw.

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


Similar surnames: Ganz, Mann, Menz, Mand, Man, Ranz, Mak, Munz, Mani, Mapp

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Manz Family Origin

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Manz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Manz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Manz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Manz family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Tailor and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manz.

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Manz Historical Records

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Manz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Manz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Manz in 1947 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manz

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