Ortiz Name Meaning

Spanish: patronymic from the Basque personal name Orti (Latin Fortunius).

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


Similar surnames: Ruiz, Forti, Ori, Oltz, Ort, Artz, Orkin, Artis, Ortez, Ordaz

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Ortiz Family Origin

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Ortiz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    42%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Ortiz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 42% of Ortiz's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Ortiz family was Farm Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ortiz.

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Ortiz Historical Records

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Ortiz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Ortiz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ortiz in 1942 was 43, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ortiz

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