Lutz Name Meaning

German: from a short form or pet form of Ludwig. South German (Lütz): from a short form of a name Luizo, Liuzo, derived from a Germanic name formed with liut- ‘people’ as the first element. French: habitational name from Lutz-en-Dunois in Eure-et-Loir. This is a common name in PA and OH.

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


Similar surnames: Kutz, Butz, Rutz, Putz, Utz, Litt, Luthi, Letz, Klutz, Laut

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Lutz Family Origin

Where is the Lutz family from?

SHOW MORE

Lutz Family Occupations

What did your Lutz ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lutz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Basket Maker

    14%
  • Beer House Keeper

    14%
  • Dress Maker

    14%
  • Plumber & Gas Fitter

    14%

In 1881, Basket Maker, Beer House Keeper and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lutz. The most common Lutz occupation in the UK was Basket Maker. 14% of Lutz's were Basket Makers. A less common occupation for the Lutz family was Plumber & Gas Fitter.

Source: Census data for Lutz | Data not to scale

Lutz Historical Records

What Lutz family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Lutz ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Lutz

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Lutz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lutz lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lutz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Lutz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lutz in 1943 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lutz

Famous Lutz Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name