Pitzer Family History

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Pitzer Name Meaning

South German (Bavaria): probably from pitz ‘corner’, ‘peak’ + -er, suffix of habitation, hence a topographic name for someone living near such a feature in mountainous country. North German: perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a seal maker or die sinker, from Middle Low German pitzer ‘seal’.

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


Similar surnames: Pitter, Putzer, Bitzer, Gitter, Pfitzer, Witter, Sitzer, Panzer

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Pitzer Family Origin

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Pitzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Pitzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Pitzer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pitzer family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pitzer.

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Pitzer Historical Records

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Pitzer Life Expectancy

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