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Zaitz Name Meaning

ornamental name from eastern Slavic zayats, zaets ‘hare’. habitational name for someone from Zajtsy in Belarus, derived from ‘hare’.

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


Similar surnames: Zavitz, Britz, Zietz, Beitz, Zeitz, Bitz, Fitz, Martz, Patz, Fait

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Zaitz Family Origin

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Zaitz Family Occupations

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Zaitz Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Zaitz Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Zaitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Zaitz in 1963 was 76, and 63 in 2004.

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