Kandt Name Meaning

German: probably from Middle High German kant ‘jug’ (from Latin olla cannata ‘pot with one spout’) and hence an occupational name for a maker or seller of jugs, a variant of Kanne.

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


Similar surnames: Kant, Karst, Hand, Kind, Mandt, Kalt, Land, Mundt, Want, Randt

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Kandt Family Origin

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Kandt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Grocer & Farmer

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kandt. The most common Kandt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Kandt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kandt family was Grocer & Farmer.

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Kandt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Kandt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Kandt in 1957 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kandt

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