Biltz Name Meaning

German: possibly a variant spelling of Pilz or Piltz (in Saxony, Silesia), from Middle High German büless ‘mushroom’ (a loanword from Latin boletus), hence a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer or seller of mushrooms.

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


Similar surnames: Bilz, Boltz, Beltz, Pilz, Bitz, Filtz, Diltz, Piltz, Geltz, Pultz

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Biltz Family Origin

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Biltz Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Stone Mason

    14%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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In 1880, Blacksmith, Stone Mason and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biltz. A less common occupation for the Biltz family was Farmer. The most common Biltz occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Biltz's were Blacksmiths.

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Biltz Historical Records

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Biltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Biltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Biltz in 1963 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Biltz

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