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

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Bookeeper

    10%
  • Drayman

    10%

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Fietz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fietz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fietz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fietz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Fietz. For the veterans among your Fietz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fietz Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fietz 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.

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