Notz Family History

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Notz Name Meaning

probably from Middle High German noz ‘domestic animals’, ‘cattle’, hence a byname for a dealer in livestock. Compare Noetzel. from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with not ‘distress’, ‘force’.

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

Similar surnames: Noth, Nortz, Hotz, Kotz, Gotz, Noftz, Netz, Motz, Lotz, Nitz

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Notz Family Origin

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Notz Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Notz occupation in the UK was Merchant Shipping. 100% of Notz's were Merchant Shippings.

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  • Merchant Shipping


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Notz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Notz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Notz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 834 immigration records available for the last name Notz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Notz. For the veterans among your Notz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Notz Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Notz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Notz in 1959 was 72, and 84 in 2004.

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