Oltz Name Meaning

German and French (Alsace): unexplained; perhaps a respelling of German Ohls: a patronymic from the personal name Ohl, a short form of Olrich (see Ulrich).

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


Similar surnames: Boltz, Goltz, Holtz, Ott, Lutz, Fitz, Artz, Moltz, Woltz, Ratz

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Oltz Family Origin

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Oltz Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Huckster

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oltz. The most common Oltz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Oltz's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Oltz family was Keeping House.

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Oltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2003, Oltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Oltz in 1946 was 26, and 71 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oltz

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