Kunz Family History

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Kunz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Kuntz.

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


Similar surnames: Kunc, Kurz, Kuns, Kung, Kunze, Kanz, Konz, Kontz, Kintz, Kuhn

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Kunz Family Origin

Where is the Kunz family from?

Kunz Family Occupations

What did your Kunz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kunz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kunz. The most common Kunz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Kunz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Kunz Historical Records

What Kunz family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Kunz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kunz lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Kunz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1951. The average life expectancy for Kunz in 1940 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kunz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kunz 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 Kunz Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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