Fetz Name Meaning

nickname for a sloppy, disorderly person, from Middle High German vetze ‘scrap’, ‘rag’. probably a variant of Fath 2.

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


Similar surnames: Ketz, Letz, Feth, Netz, Metz, Fett, Fey, Feig, Getz, Bitz

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Fetz Family Origin

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Fetz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Fetz occupation in the UK was Laborer. 100% of Fetz's were Laborers.

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Fetz Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, Fetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Fetz in 1964 was 71, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fetz

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