Kania Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (Ashkenazic): Polish nickname or Jewish ornamental name, from Polish kania ‘kite’.

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


Similar surnames: Kalina, Kunda, Kalka, Bania, Kanda, Kano, Wanta, Kara, Kain, Kamin

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Kania Family Origin

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Kania Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Source: Census data for Kania | Data not to scale

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Kania Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Kania life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kania in 1948 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kania

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