Kitz Name Meaning

from the Austrian dialect word Kitz ‘kid’, ‘fawn’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who raised or tended goats. from a German personal name beginning with Gid-, cognate with Anglo-Saxon gidd ‘song’.

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


Similar surnames: Kritz, Kotz, Kitt, Bitz, Kutz, Fitz, Ketz, Sitz, Pitz, Hitz

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Kitz Family Origin

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Kitz Family Occupations

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  • Dyer

    50%
  • Jewel Case Maker Emp 27 Hands (Leather Goods)

    50%

In 1881, Dyer and Jewel Case Maker Emp 27 Hands (Leather Goods) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kitz. The most common Kitz occupation in the UK was Dyer. 50% of Kitz's were Dyers.

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Kitz Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Kitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Kitz in 1942 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kitz

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