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Platzer Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Platz 1, with -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Glatzer, Platner, Blatter, Platz, Pitzer, Glotzer, Glanzer, Plaster

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Platzer Family Origin

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Platzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Apethocasy

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Platzer. The most common Platzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Platzer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Platzer family was Apethocasy.

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Platzer Historical Records

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Platzer Life Expectancy

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