Munz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a moneyer, from German Münze ‘mint’. Compare Minter. German (also Münz): from a pet form of a Germanic personal name, Muno or Mundo (see Muns 2).

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

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Munz Family Origin

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Munz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Shoe Maker

    7%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Shoe Maker and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Munz. A less common occupation for the Munz family was Keeping House. The most common Munz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Munz's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Munz | Data not to scale

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Munz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Munz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Munz in 1954 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Munz

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