Mutz Family History

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Mutz Name Meaning

probably a metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German mutze ‘white bread’, ‘roll’ (see Mutschler). nickname either for a short person, from Middle High German mutzen ‘to cut or shorten’, or for a fop or dandy, from the same word in the sense ‘to decorate or adorn’.

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

Similar surnames: Butz, Metz, Muth, Rutz, Munz, Lutz, Mitz, Fetz, Motz, Kutz

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Mutz Family Origin

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Mutz Family Occupations

What did your Mutz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Milliner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mutz. 23% of Mutz men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Carpenter
  • Deliveryman

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Milliner

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mutz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Mutz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mutz 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mutz. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mutz. For the veterans among your Mutz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mutz Life Expectancy

What is the average Mutz lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mutz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mutz in 1953 was 58, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mutz

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