Putz Family History
Putz Name Meaning
(Austria, Bavaria): topographic name for someone who lived by a well, putz (Latin puteus). (Pütz; Rhineland): from pütz ‘well’ (see 1), or a habitational name from a place so named in Luxembourg. (Austria): from a pet form of the personal name Burghard. nickname from a byname for the devil. See also Butz.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press