Wetz Name Meaning

German: from a Slavic personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Wentz, Petz, Wenz, Metz, Ketz, Wertz, Watz, Tetz, Weitz, Betz

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Wetz Family Origin

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Wetz Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Wetz Historical Records

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Wetz Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Wetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Wetz in 1950 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

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