Witz Name Meaning

from the medieval personal name Witzo, a short form of any of several Germanic compound names beginning with wig ‘battle’. variant of Witzig.

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

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Witz Family Origin

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Witz Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, Keeping House, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Witz. The most common Witz occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Witz's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Witz family was Laborer.

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Witz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Witz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Witz in 1948 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Witz

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