Bartz Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Bartolomäus (see Bartholomew). South German: from Middle High German barz, borz ‘tree stump’, hence a nickname for a short, stocky man. Eastern German: nickname from Slavic barzy ‘quick’.

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


Similar surnames: Bart, Martz, Bautz, Hartz, Barth, Bortz, Barto, Artz, Burtz, Barts

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Bartz Family Origin

Where is the Bartz family from?

SHOW MORE

Bartz Family Occupations

What did your Bartz ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bartz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Com. Laborer

    2%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bartz. A less common occupation for the Bartz family was Com. Laborer. The most common Bartz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bartz's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Bartz | Data not to scale

Bartz Historical Records

What Bartz family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bartz ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Bartz

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bartz Life Expectancy

What is the average Bartz lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bartz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Bartz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Bartz in 1948 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bartz

Famous Bartz Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name