Wiltz Name Meaning

Luxembourgeois: habitational name from Wiltz in Luxembourg. German: from a short form of Wilhelm or any other of the Germanic personal names formed with wil ‘will’, ‘desire’ as its first element.

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


Similar surnames: Diltz, Witz, Woltz, Giltz, Wintz, Wills, Lintz, Wirtz, Wilms, Fitz

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Wiltz Family Origin

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Wiltz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Wiltz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Wiltz's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiltz. A less common occupation for the Wiltz family was Farming.

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Wiltz Historical Records

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Wiltz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Wiltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Wiltz in 1953 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiltz

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