Kuntz Name Meaning

German: from the old personal name Chunizo, formed with Old High German kuoni ‘bold’, ‘brave’, ‘experienced’, or possibly chunni ‘race’, ‘people’. It is sometimes taken as a pet form of Konrad. The expression Hinz und Kunz was a German equivalent of ‘every Tom, Dick, and Harry’.

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


Similar surnames: Kountz, Kutz, Kantz, Kratz, Kurtz, Kintz, Kritz, Rutz, Lutz, Lontz

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Kuntz Family Origin

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Kuntz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kuntz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuntz. The most common Kuntz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Kuntz's were Farmers.

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Kuntz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Kuntz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kuntz in 1940 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuntz

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