Deetz Name Meaning

North German: from a variant of Deth or some other short form of an old personal name formed with Old High German theudo ‘people’, ‘nation’. Americanized spelling of German Dietz.

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


Similar surnames: Dietz, Metz, Deitz, Beetz, Ketz, Peetz, Zentz, Pretz, Raetz, Netz

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Deetz Family Origin

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Deetz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deetz family was Keeping House. The most common Deetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Deetz's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deetz.

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Deetz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Deetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Deetz in 1963 was 77, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deetz

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