Keitz Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name based on gaida ‘point (of a lance)’ (see Keitel).

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


Similar surnames: Leitz, Reitz, Kitz, Ketz, Kritz, Heitz, Klitz, Kertz, Neitz, Seitz

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Keitz Family Origin

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Keitz Family Occupations

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  • Painter

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Clerk-Store

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

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In 1880, Painter, Carpenter and Clerk-Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keitz. The most common Keitz occupation in the USA was Painter. 14% of Keitz's were Painters. A less common occupation for the Keitz family was Farmer.

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Keitz Historical Records

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Keitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Keitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Keitz in 1956 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keitz

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