Fietz Name Meaning

from a Silesian short form of the personal name Viezenz (see Vincent). possibly from a short form of the medieval personal name Vitus (see Vito).

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


Similar surnames: Fitz, Dietz, Metz, Lietz, Feltz, Tietz, Zietz, Peetz, Gretz, Mietz

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Fietz Family Origin

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Fietz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Bookeeper

    10%
  • Drayman

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Fietz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Fietz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Bookeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fietz. A less common occupation for the Fietz family was Drayman.

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Fietz Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Fietz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Fietz in 1945 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fietz

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