Filtz Name Meaning

occupational name for a maker or seller of felt. unflattering nickname for a stingy person.

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


Similar surnames: Biltz, Boltz, Felt, Geltz, Filer, Filter, Giltz, Beltz, Diltz, Wiltz

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Filtz Family Origin

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Filtz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Laborer On Rr

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Filtz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Filtz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Filtz. A less common occupation for the Filtz family was Laborer On Rr.

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Filtz Historical Records

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Filtz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Filtz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Filtz in 1953 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Filtz

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