Milz Name Meaning

German: nickname for a cantankerous individual, from Middle High German milz(e) ‘spleen’. According to medieval theory of humors, an excess of bile from the spleen was responsible for ill temper. German: habitational name from a place so named in Thuringia. German and Dutch: from a personal name of uncertain etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Mill, Pilz, Malz, Milde, Mick, Milo, Milk, Bitz, Fitz, Mina

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Milz Family Origin

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Milz Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    20%
  • Express Driver

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Milz family was Laborer. Butcher, Express Driver and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milz. The most common Milz occupation in the USA was Butcher. 20% of Milz's were Butchers.

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Milz Historical Records

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Milz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Milz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Milz in 1960 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milz

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