Woltz Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of any of the various Germanic personal names beginning with the element wald ‘rule’ (see for example Walter).

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


Similar surnames: Wiltz, Wortz, Boltz, Oltz, Goltz, Polt, Bolt, Wentz, Bolte, Wolek

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Woltz Family Origin

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Woltz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Boatman

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woltz. A less common occupation for the Woltz family was Boatman. The most common Woltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Woltz's were Farmers.

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Woltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Woltz in 1958 was 62, and 74 in 2004.

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