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Schmitz Name Meaning

German (Rhineland): variant or patronymic form of Schmidt.

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


Similar surnames: Schmith, Schmit, Schmitt, Schmied, Schnitz, Schiltz, Schmid, Schilz

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Schmitz Family Origin

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Schmitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schmitz family was Carpenter. The most common Schmitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Schmitz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmitz.

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Schmitz Historical Records

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Schmitz Life Expectancy

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