Meitz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places called Meitz or Meitze.

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


Similar surnames: Reitz, Beitz, Meltz, Peitz, Zeitz, Metz, Netz, Rentz, Leitz, Heitz

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Meitz Family Origin

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Meitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Butcher

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Meitz family was Farm Laborer. The most common Meitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Meitz's were Farmers. Farmer and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Meitz.

Source: Census data for Meitz | Data not to scale

Meitz Historical Records

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Meitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Meitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Meitz in 1947 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meitz

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