Gietzen Family History

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Gietzen Name Meaning

German: probably a topographic name for someone living by a stream or flood plain, from Middle High German gieze ‘torrent’, ‘flood’. Compare Giesen.

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


Similar surnames: Dietzen, Bitzer, Kietzman, Goethe, Eitzen, Stetzel, Giltner, Fitzer

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Gietzen Family Origin

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Gietzen Family Occupations

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  • Cattle Dealer

    25%
  • Grocer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Tinner

    25%

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In 1880, Cattle Dealer, Grocer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gietzen. A less common occupation for the Gietzen family was Tinner. The most common Gietzen occupation in the USA was Cattle Dealer. 25% of Gietzen's were Cattle Dealers.

Source: Census data for Gietzen | Data not to scale

Gietzen Historical Records

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Gietzen Life Expectancy

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