Tetz Name Meaning

in northeastern Germany, from a short form of the Slavic personal name Tetzlaff. in northwestern Germany, a habitational name from Tetz in North Rhine-Westphalia. otherwise, from a short form of a personal name formed with Diet- (see for example Dietrich).

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


Similar surnames: Metz, Retz, Tietz, Petz, Denz, Netz, Lutz, Teti, Patz, Artz

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Tetz Family Origin

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Tetz Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Tetz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Tetz's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tetz.

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Tetz Historical Records

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Tetz Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Tetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Tetz in 1963 was 74, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tetz

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