Curts Family History

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Curts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kurz or Kurtz.

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

Similar surnames: Courts, Corts, Curt, Cutts, Wurts, Burts, Cordts, Ports, Shurts

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Curts Family Origin

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Curts Family Occupations

What did your Curts ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Curts family was Running Fitter (Dock Pilot). The most common Curts occupation in the UK was Gamekeeper. 33% of Curts's were Gamekeepers. Gamekeeper and Lace Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Curts.

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  • Gamekeeper

  • Lace Maker

  • Running Fitter (Dock Pilot)


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

Curts Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Curts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Curts 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 505 immigration records available for the last name Curts. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Curts. For the veterans among your Curts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Curts Life Expectancy

What is the average Curts lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Curts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Curts in 1951 was 27, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Curts 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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