Lietz Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from any of several places in eastern Germany, for example Lietzen, Lietzau, Lietzow, etc., all of Slavic origin. Dutch: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic compound name beginning with Lied-.

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


Similar surnames: Zietz, Lintz, Rietz, Fietz, Pietz, Lietzau, Lien, Dietz, Reetz, Lutz

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Lietz Family Origin

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Lietz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Butcher

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lietz family was Butcher. The most common Lietz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Lietz's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lietz.

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Lietz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Lietz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Lietz in 1948 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lietz

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