Knez Name Meaning

Croatian and Slovenian: from knez ‘prince’, ‘lord’, ‘chief’, a status name for a dignitary, applied also to the headman of a village. As a surname it may also be an ironic or figurative nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Nez, Knee, Kotz, Kren, Krey, Knox, Knell, Yanez, Koen, Jez

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Knez Family Origin

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Knez Family Occupations

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  • Bookkeeper In Bank

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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In 1880, Bookkeeper In Bank and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Knez. The most common Knez occupation in the USA was Bookkeeper In Bank. 50% of Knez's were Bookkeeper In Banks.

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Knez Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Knez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Knez in 1961 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knez

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