Kautz Name Meaning

nickname for a shy or strange person, from Middle High German kuz ‘screech owl’. possibly a variant of Kaut or Kausch 2.

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


Similar surnames: Bautz, Kaut, Kauth, Kritz, Klotz, Lautz, Ratz, Krutz, Keltz, Kauk

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Kautz Family Origin

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Kautz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kautz. The most common Kautz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Kautz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kautz family was Carpenter.

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Kautz Historical Records

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Kautz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Kautz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kautz in 1945 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kautz

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