Peltz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a furrier, from Middle High German bellez, German Pelz ‘fur’, ‘(animal) skin’.

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

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Peltz Family Origin

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Peltz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peltz family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peltz. The most common Peltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Peltz's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Peltz | Data not to scale

Peltz Historical Records

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Peltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Peltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Peltz in 1956 was 45, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peltz

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