Opitz Name Meaning

from Opecz a medieval Silesian and Bohemian pet form of Albrecht (see Albert). habitational name from a place so named in Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Pitz, Reitz, Spitz, Fitz, Peitz, Zeitz, Britz, Oritz, Pritz, Bitz

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Opitz Family Origin

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Opitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Book Keeper

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Opitz family was Keeping House. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Opitz. The most common Opitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Opitz's were Farmers.

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Opitz Historical Records

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Opitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Opitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Opitz in 1955 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Opitz

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