Nitz Name Meaning

German (under Slavic influence): from a pet form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Neitz, Fitz, Pitz, Hitz, Nitzel, Ritz, Notz, Sitz, Kitz, Witz

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Nitz Family Origin

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Nitz Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    33%
  • Servant

    33%
  • Weaver

    33%

In 1881, Labourer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nitz. The most common Nitz occupation in Canada was Labourer. 33% of Nitz's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Nitz family was Weaver.

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Nitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Nitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Nitz in 1949 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nitz

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