Pritz Family History

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Pritz Name Meaning

from a German short form of the Slavic personal name Pribislaw (Germanized as Pritzlaff). topographic name of Slavic origin for someone living near a birch wood (Sorbian brjaza), or a habitational name from any of several places named Pritz in Mecklenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Britz, Pretz, Protz, Pitz, Kritz, Gratz, Patz, Peitz, Ritz, Bitz

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Pritz Family Origin

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Pritz Family Occupations

What did your Pritz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cook General was the top reported job for people in the UK named Pritz. 50% of Pritz women worked as a Cook General

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cook General
  • Domestic Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Pritz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Pritz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pritz 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pritz. 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 938 military records available for the last name Pritz. For the veterans among your Pritz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pritz Life Expectancy

What is the average Pritz lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Pritz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pritz in 1945 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

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