Wilz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wiltz.

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

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Wilz Family Origin

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Wilz Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    18%
  • Cap Maker

    9%
  • Day Laborer

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%

In 1880, Tailor, Cap Maker and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilz. The most common Wilz occupation in the USA was Tailor. 18% of Wilz's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Wilz family was Farmer.

Source: Census data for Wilz | Data not to scale

Wilz Historical Records

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Wilz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Wilz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Wilz in 1942 was 44, and 57 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wilz

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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