Metts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Metz.

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


Similar surnames: Betts, Letts, Mitts, Mette, Getts, Botts, Sitts, Motte, Metty, Kitts

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Metts Family Origin

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Metts Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Metts family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Metts. The most common Metts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Metts's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    4%

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Metts Historical Records

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Metts Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Metts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Metts in 1947 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

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