Pratz Name Meaning

German (also Prätz): of uncertain origin. Possibly from Slavic brat ‘brother’. See also Bratz.

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


Similar surnames: Bratz, Pritz, Bratt, Protz, Ratz, Pretz, Porath, Potratz, Portz

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Pratz Family Origin

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Pratz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pratz family was Carpenter. The most common Pratz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pratz's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pratz.

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Pratz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Pratz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pratz in 1954 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pratz

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