When Margaretha Seitz was born on 8 July 1812, in Hößlinswart, Schorndorf, Württemberg, Germany, her father, Johann Georg Seitz, was 48 and her mother, Anna Maria Merkle, was 45. She married Johann Christian Kurz on 11 May 1836, in Buoch, Waiblingen, Württemberg, Germany. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Buoch, Waiblingen, Württemberg, Germany in 1812. She died on 24 January 1856, in Hößlinswart, Schorndorf, Württemberg, Germany, at the age of 43.
South German (mainly Bavaria): from a shortened pet form of the personal name Seifried, a variant of Siegfried . Compare Sites .
German: possibly a variant of Seiss 1.
In some cases also a Germanized form of Slovenian Zajec or its variant Zajc, meaning ‘hare’ (informally also ‘rabbit’).