Metze Name Meaning

metronymic from a short form of the personal name Mechthild (see Metz 1). habitational name from Metze near Kassel.

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


Similar surnames: Metz, Mette, Metzel, Methe, Metzer, Metzen, Maze, Mente, Matzen

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Metze Family Origin

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Metze Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Broker

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Metze family was Broker. The most common Metze occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Metze's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Metze.

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Metze Historical Records

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Metze Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Metze life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Metze in 1962 was 69, and 70 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Metze

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