Mainz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Mainz in Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Hain, Maine, Mains, Mann, Maline, Meitz, Prinz, Kain, Banz, Fain

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Mainz Family Origin

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Mainz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Cigar Maker

    12%
  • Gardner

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mainz family was Keeping House. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mainz. The most common Mainz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Mainz's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Mainz | Data not to scale

Mainz Historical Records

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Mainz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Mainz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mainz in 1962 was 86, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mainz

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