Peitz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Cottbus.

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


Similar surnames: Zeitz, Pritz, Reitz, Beitz, Pentz, Meitz, Seltz, Beetz, Putz, Neitz

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Peitz Family Origin

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Peitz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Dry Goods Salesman

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peitz family was Dry Goods Salesman. Laborer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peitz. The most common Peitz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Peitz's were Laborers.

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Peitz Historical Records

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Peitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Peitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Peitz in 1962 was 78, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peitz

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