Gotz Name Meaning

South German (also Götz): from a short form of the personal name Gottfried.

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


Similar surnames: Gott, Gatz, Goetz, Notz, Lotz, Motz, Hotz, Kotz, Goos, Ott

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Gotz Family Origin

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Gotz Family Occupations

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  • Agent To Match Manufactures

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%
  • Packing Case Maker

    20%
  • Pork Butcher

    20%

In 1881, the most common Gotz occupation in the UK was Agent To Match Manufactures. 20% of Gotz's were Agent To Match Manufacturess. Agent To Match Manufactures, Merchant and Packing Case Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gotz. A less common occupation for the Gotz family was Pork Butcher.

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Gotz Historical Records

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Gotz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Gotz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gotz in 1959 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gotz

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