Pelz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Peltz.

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


Similar surnames: Pelc, Pilz, Peltz, Welz, Pell, Pelo, Gell, Weltz, Merz, Wilz

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Pelz Family Origin

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Pelz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • 9working As Taylor

    5%
  • Architect

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pelz family was Architect. The most common Pelz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 10% of Pelz's were Laborers. Laborer, Tailor and 9working As Taylor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pelz.

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Pelz Historical Records

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Pelz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Pelz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pelz in 1957 was 56, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pelz

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