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Kuzma Family History

Kuzma Name Meaning

Ukrainian and Belorussian: from the personal name Kuzma, Greek Kosmas, a derivative of kosmos ‘universe’, ‘(ordered) arrangement’. St. Cosmas, martyred with his brother Damian in Cilicia in the early 4th century ad, came to be widely revered in the Eastern Church. Slovenian (also Küzma): from the personal name Kuzma, Küzma, dialect forms of Kozma, Greek Kosmas (see 1 above). The spelling Küzma come from easternmost Slovenia.

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

Similar surnames: Kozma, Kumar, Kula, Kurta, Kunda, Tuma, Buza, Kump, Guzman, Kuba

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Where is the Kuzma family from?

You can see how Kuzma families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kuzma family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Kuzma families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 53 Kuzma families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 31% of all the recorded Kuzma's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Kuzma families in 1920.
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What did your Kuzma ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Kuzma. 36% of Kuzma men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Kuzma women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kuzma were New Worker and Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk
  • New Worker
  • Laborer
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Passenger Lists

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There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Kuzma. For the veterans among your Kuzma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kuzma lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kuzma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kuzma in 1944 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

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