Kolz Family History

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Kolz Name Meaning

North German: nickname for a talkative person, from Middle Low German kolz ‘talk’, ‘chatter’.

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


Similar surnames: Kotz, Koll, Kolk, Kolb, Koltz, Kroll, Kalb, Keltz, Klotz, Bolt

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Kolz Family Origin

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Kolz Family Occupations

What did your Kolz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Shoe Maker and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kolz. The most common Kolz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kolz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kolz family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Shoe Maker

    25%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    13%
  • Farming

    13%

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

Kolz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kolz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kolz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kolz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kolz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kolz. For the veterans among your Kolz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kolz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kolz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kolz in 1963 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kolz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolz 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.

Famous Kolz Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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