Kutz Family History

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Kutz Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Kuhz, near Prenzlau. from a pet form of the personal name Konrad. Germanized form of Polish Kuc ‘pony’, ‘short person’.

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

Similar surnames: Kotz, Butz, Lutz, Kusz, Putz, Kuntz, Rutz, Klutz, Ketz, Utz

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Kutz Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Kutz name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Kutz. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Kutz Family Origin

Where is the Kutz family from?

Kutz Family Occupations

What did your Kutz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kutz. The most common Kutz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Kutz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kutz family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Kutz Historical Records

What Kutz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Kutz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kutz 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kutz. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Kutz. For the veterans among your Kutz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kutz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kutz lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kutz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kutz in 1948 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kutz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kutz 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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