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Pitz Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of the personal name Petrus (see Peter). South German: southern variant of Butz, a pet form of the personal name Burkhard (see Burkhardt).

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


Similar surnames: Petz, Fitz, Patz, Ritz, Apitz, Putz, Pritz, Pietz, Sitz, Artz

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Pitz Family Origin

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Pitz Family Occupations

What did your Pitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Pitz. 50% of Pitz men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Pitz women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pitz were Leboer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Leboer
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
    50%
  • Housekeeper
    50%

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

Pitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Pitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pitz 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 Pitz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pitz. For the veterans among your Pitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Pitz lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Pitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pitz in 1954 was 66, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pitz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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