Kurtzweil Family History

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Kurtzweil Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kurzweil.

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


Similar surnames: Kurzweil, Wurtzel, Kurtzer, Kurtzman, Kurtz, Wurzel, Hartzel, Kintzel

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Kurtzweil Family Origin

Where is the Kurtzweil family from?

Kurtzweil Family Occupations

What did your Kurtzweil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kurtzweil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Kurtzweil's were Farmers. Farmer and Labore were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kurtzweil.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Labore

    33%

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

Kurtzweil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kurtzweil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kurtzweil 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kurtzweil. 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 Kurtzweil. For the veterans among your Kurtzweil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kurtzweil Life Expectancy

What is the average Kurtzweil lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kurtzweil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Kurtzweil in 1964 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kurtzweil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kurtzweil 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 Kurtzweil Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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