Walz Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Walter.

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


Similar surnames: Wall, Balz, Watz, Wali, Walk, Wale, Walt, Alf, Salz, Danz

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Walz Family Origin

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Walz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Tailor

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walz. A less common occupation for the Walz family was Tailor. The most common Walz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Walz's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Walz | Data not to scale

Walz Historical Records

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Walz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Walz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Walz in 1947 was 42, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walz

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