Fritz Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Friedrich. It is also found as a surname in Denmark, Sweden, and elsewhere.

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


Similar surnames: Britz, Fitz, Hritz, Kritz, Pritz, Gritz, Ritz, Leitz, Frick, Ratz

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Fritz Family Origin

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Fritz Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    11%
  • Boot Finisher

    6%
  • Commercial Clerk

    6%
  • Dealer In Old China

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fritz family was Dealer In Old China. The most common Fritz occupation in the UK was Tailor. 11% of Fritz's were Tailors. Tailor, Boot Finisher and Commercial Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fritz.

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Fritz Historical Records

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Fritz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Fritz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fritz in 1940 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fritz

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