Beitz Name Meaning

German: possibly a habitational name from places in eastern Germany named Baitz or Beitzsch. South German: from Middle High German beiz ‘tanning liquid’, ‘lye’, or ‘falcon hunt’, hence an metonymic occupational name for a tanner or someone who hunted with falcons, or in some cases perhaps a derogatory nickname. variant of Beitler 2.

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


Similar surnames: Weitz, Britz, Bitz, Beltz, Blitz, Netz, Benitz, Beetz, Fleitz, Seitz

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Beitz Family Origin

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Beitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Student

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Gentleman

    10%

In 1881, the most common Beitz occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Beitz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Beitz family was Gentleman. Farmer, Student and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beitz.

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Beitz Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Beitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Beitz in 1942 was 21, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beitz

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