Kurz Name Meaning

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

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

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Kurz Family Origin

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Kurz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Shoe Maker

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Kurz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Kurz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kurz. A less common occupation for the Kurz family was Keeping House.

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Kurz Historical Records

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Kurz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Kurz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kurz in 1950 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kurz

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