Dietz Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Deetz, Diltz, Fietz, Tietz, Lietz, Dietl, Zietz, Mietz, Gretz, Metz

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Dietz Family Origin

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Dietz Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Butcher Unemployed

    8%
  • Dressmaker

    8%

In 1881, the most common Dietz occupation in the UK was Baker. 17% of Dietz's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Dietz family was Dressmaker. Baker, Blacksmith and Butcher Unemployed were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dietz.

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Dietz Historical Records

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Dietz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Dietz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dietz in 1942 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dietz

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