Kertis Family History

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Kertis Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Hungarian Kertesz.

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

Similar surnames: Kertes, Kartes, Curtis, Kerth, Keatts, Martis, Mervis, Kertz, Werts

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Kertis Family Origin

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Kertis Family Occupations

What did your Kertis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kertis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kertis's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kertis. A less common occupation for the Kertis family was Laborer On Farm.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Laborer On Farm


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kertis ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kertis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kertis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kertis census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 146 immigration records available for the last name Kertis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 329 military records available for the last name Kertis. For the veterans among your Kertis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kertis Life Expectancy

What is the average Kertis lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kertis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kertis in 1959 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kertis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kertis ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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