Fritz Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Friedrich. It is also found as a surname in Denmark, Sweden, and elsewhere.

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


Similar surnames: Britz, Fitz, Hritz, Kritz, Pritz, Gritz, Ritz, Leitz, Frick, Ratz

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Fritz Family Origin

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Fritz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Going To School

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1881, the most common Fritz occupation in Canada was Farmer. 46% of Fritz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fritz family was Clerk. Farmer, Going To School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fritz.

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Fritz Historical Records

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Fritz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Fritz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fritz in 1940 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fritz

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