Seltz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Selz, Meltz, Rentz, Eltz, Reetz, Slentz, Soltz, Seitz, Geltz, Speltz

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Seltz Family Origin

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Seltz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • City Marshall

    7%
  • Clerk In Store

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and City Marshall were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seltz. The most common Seltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Seltz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Seltz family was Clerk In Store.

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Seltz Historical Records

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Seltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Seltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Seltz in 1961 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seltz

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