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Kilzer Name Meaning

variant spelling of Kelzer, habitational name for someone from a place called Kilz near Serno, Saxony-Anhalt, district of Zerbst. Several field names composed with a variant, Kilitz, in an area once populated by Slavic tribes lend proof to the Slavic origin of this name. nickname for a noisy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kelzen ‘to shout’.

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


Similar surnames: Kulzer, Kipper, Sulzer, Kolber, Kinner, Koller, Kelzer, Koelzer

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Kilzer Family Origin

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Kilzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miller

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kilzer. A less common occupation for the Kilzer family was Miller. The most common Kilzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kilzer's were Farmers.

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Kilzer Historical Records

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Kilzer Life Expectancy

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