Paetz Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Pätz, a vernacular form of Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Patz, Petz, Pretz, Peetz, Pietz, Raetz, Paeth, Piet, Puetz, Ratz

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Paetz Family Origin

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Paetz Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Fireman

    9%
  • Hosteler

    9%

In 1880, Carpenter, Farm Laborer and Fireman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paetz. A less common occupation for the Paetz family was Hosteler. The most common Paetz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 9% of Paetz's were Carpenters.

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Paetz Historical Records

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Paetz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Paetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Paetz in 1959 was 53, and 95 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paetz

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