Maltz Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from German Malz, Yiddish malts ‘malt’.

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


Similar surnames: Kaltz, Saltz, Moltz, Martz, Meltz, Smaltz, Ratz, Geltz, Artz, Baltz

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Maltz Family Origin

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Maltz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Moulder

    18%
  • Banker

    9%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Maltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Maltz's were Farmers. Farmer, Moulder and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maltz. A less common occupation for the Maltz family was Boot & Shoe Maker.

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Maltz Historical Records

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Maltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Maltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Maltz in 1945 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maltz

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