Nez Name Meaning

French: from nez ‘nose’, applied as a nickname for someone with a big or otherwise remarkable nose.

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


Similar surnames: Knez, New, Fey, Jez, Ney, Neu, Noh, Re, Beu, Denz

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Nez Family Origin

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Nez Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Nez occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Nez's were Farmers.

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Between 1949 and 2004, Nez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Nez in 1949 was 63, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nez

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