Seitz Name Meaning

South German (mainly Bavaria): from a reduced form of the personal name Seifried, a variant of Siegfried. Germanized spelling of Slovenian Zajc, nickname from zajec ‘hare’.

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


Similar surnames: Beitz, Sitz, Reitz, Leitz, Seith, Neitz, Heitz, Spitz, Steitz, Keitz

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Seitz Family Origin

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Seitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seitz. The most common Seitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Seitz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Seitz family was Baker.

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Seitz Historical Records

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Seitz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Seitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Seitz in 1944 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seitz

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