Apitz Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Abitz. Eastern German: from the short form of a Germanic personal name (Ab(b)o), based on addal ‘clan’, ‘nobility’.

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


Similar surnames: Pitz, Abitz, Reitz, Kritz, Klitz, Witz, Sitz, Artz, Britz, Spitz

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Apitz Family Origin

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Apitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Harness Maker

    17%
  • Paper Carrier

    17%
  • Wagon-Maker

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Apitz family was Wagon-Maker. Farmer, Harness Maker and Paper Carrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Apitz. The most common Apitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Apitz's were Farmers.

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Apitz Historical Records

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Apitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Apitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Apitz in 1958 was 48, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Apitz

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