Peetz Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Petrus (see Peter). possibly a habitational name from Peetz in Brandenburg or Peetzig in Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Pretz, Peet, Petz, Paetz, Peets, Rentz, Pietz, Patz, Pentz, Deetz

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Peetz Family Origin

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Peetz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Boot Maker

    6%
  • Brick Layer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peetz family was Brick Layer. The most common Peetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Peetz's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peetz.

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Peetz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Peetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Peetz in 1950 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peetz

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