Blatz Name Meaning

habitational name from any of various farms so named, from Middle High German plaz, blaz ‘place’. Compare Platz. metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Blatz, a type of flat loaf.

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


Similar surnames: Platz, Glatz, Plate, Blatt, Banz, Beitz, Bitz, Gratz, Beltz, Britz

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Blatz Family Origin

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Blatz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Shoemaker

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

In 1881, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Blatz. A less common occupation for the Blatz family was Tailor. The most common Blatz occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Blatz's were Farmers.

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Between 1951 and 2004, Blatz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Blatz in 1951 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blatz

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