Here is some Litz data from my files that might help. Leonard is my 4G grandfather.
1803 Land Grant Wythe County VA - 50 acres on the waters of the south fork of Reed Creek adjoining Leonard Straw.
Wythe County 1800 Tax List [1796-1800]
(191) pg. 306--(1798) Catherine Mayer [his grandmother?] to Leonard Litz. Bill of Sale. Sorrell horse, household goods, Binds herself and her husband in penalty of Lb 70. wit: John Goodwin, Moses Wells, Litz.
1840 Tazewell VA John Litz /-/-/1/-/-/-/1/-/-/-/-/-/-/-/2/1/1/-/-/
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1850 Wythe VA Leonard Litz 54 farmer VA Jemima Litz 39 VA Catherine Litz 24 VA George Litz 22 farmer VA Sarah Litz 20 VA Elizabeth Litz 16 VA
1860 Wythe VA Leonard Litz 63 farmer VA Jemima Litz Litz 48 VA Benjamin Rethfon 13 serving VA
1860 Wythe VA Slave Schedule: 1 black female 11
1870 Black Lick Wythe VA Leonard Litz 82 farmer VA
JOHN LEONARD LITZ, b. 26 June 1796, Cripple Creek, Wythe, Virginia; m. (1) ELIZABETH STEFFY, 15 January 1818; m. (2) JEMINA KINDER, 18 October 1840, Wythe County, Virginia. More About JOHN LITZ and ELIZABETH STEFFY: Marriage: 15 January 1818
More About JOHN LITZ and JEMINA KINDER: Marriage: 18 October 1840, Wythe County, Virginia