Kunze Family History

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Kunze Name Meaning

North German: from a Low German pet form of Konrad. See Kuntz.

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

Similar surnames: Kunes, Kuntze, Kuhnke, Punke, Kuna, Kuenzi, Kunz, Kunc, Kunde, Bunce

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Kunze Family Origin

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Kunze Family Occupations

What did your Kunze ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Brush Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kunze. The most common Kunze occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Kunze's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kunze family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Brush Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Kunze Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Kunze. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kunze census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Kunze. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Kunze. For the veterans among your Kunze ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kunze Life Expectancy

What is the average Kunze lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kunze life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kunze in 1948 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kunze

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kunze 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.

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