Netz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places called Neetze or Netze, from the Netze river, or from certain other localities such as Netzkamp in northern Germany. German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of nets, from Middle High German netz ‘net’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Netz or Yiddish nets ‘net’.

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


Similar surnames: Metz, Nett, Ketz, Tetz, Meth, Reitz, Spetz, Retz, Neth, Notz

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Netz Family Origin

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Netz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Brewery Hand

    4%
  • Clothier

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brewery Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Netz. The most common Netz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Netz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Netz family was Clothier.

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Netz Historical Records

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Netz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Netz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Netz in 1957 was 41, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Netz

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