Merz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Mertz.

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

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Merz Family Origin

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Merz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Merz family was Keeping House. The most common Merz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 7% of Merz's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merz.

Source: Census data for Merz | Data not to scale

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Merz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Merz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Merz in 1947 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merz

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