Kontz Family History

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Kontz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Konz or Kuntz.

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


Similar surnames: Kohtz, Montz, Kintz, Konz, Krontz, Koontz, Koltz, Yontz, Kountz

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Kontz Family Origin

Where is the Kontz family from?

Kontz Family Occupations

What did your Kontz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kontz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Kontz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kontz family was Coopering. Farmer, Keeping House and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kontz.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Coopering

    5%

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

Kontz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kontz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kontz 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 Kontz

Passenger List

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

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Kontz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kontz lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kontz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kontz in 1964 was 69, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kontz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kontz 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 Kontz Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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