Planz Name Meaning

South German (Swabian): nickname for a clumsy person, a variant of dialect Plantsch.German: variant of Pflanz.

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


Similar surnames: Plank, Glanz, Lanz, Platz, Plantz, Pflanz, Lunz, Pan, Plass, Blank

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Planz Family Origin

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Planz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Hod Carrier

    17%
  • Stage Driver

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Planz family was Stage Driver. Farmer, Barber and Hod Carrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Planz. The most common Planz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Planz's were Farmers.

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Planz Historical Records

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Planz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Planz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Planz in 1953 was 44, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Planz

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