Meltz Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from Melz in Mecklenburg.

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

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Meltz Family Origin

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Meltz Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Cabnet Maker

    17%
  • Clerk

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Meltz occupation in the USA was Butcher. 17% of Meltz's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Meltz family was Farmer. Butcher, Cabnet Maker and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meltz.

Source: Census data for Meltz | Data not to scale

Meltz Historical Records

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Meltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Meltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Meltz in 1956 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meltz

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