Boortz Family History
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Boortz Name Meaning
Possibly an altered spelling of the Dutch surname Boorts, which Debrabandere suggests may be a hypercorrected form of Boots (see Boot). Alternatively, it may be an Americanized spelling of German Burtz, a nickname for a little man, from the base form of the word Bürzel ‘rump’, ‘stump’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bortz, Booz, Burtz, Bartz, Bootz, Boore, Boltz, Boot, Moors, Mootz