Nortz Family History
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Nortz Name Meaning
North German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name (see North 3).South German: perhaps a metonymic occupational name for someone who trapped otters or for someone who dealt in otter skins, from Middle High German norz, nörz ‘otter’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: North, Notz, Boltz, Nord, Lortz, Netz, Lontz, Noftz, Kortz, Wortz