Kortz Name Meaning

variant of Kurz. from a short form of the personal name Konrad.

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

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Kortz Family Origin

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Kortz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Retired Farmer

    8%
  • Boiling Salt

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kortz family was Boiling Salt. Farmer, Laborer and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kortz. The most common Kortz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Kortz's were Farmers.

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Kortz Historical Records

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Kortz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Kortz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Kortz in 1959 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kortz

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