Kontny Family History

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Kontny Name Meaning

Polish (Katny): nickname for someone who resided in a corner of a locality or for one who sheltered under somebody else’s roof, from Polish kat ‘corner’.

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


Similar surnames: Kocan, Konecny, Kotz, Kontos, Kosty, Kogan, Kantner, Kostner, Koeth

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Kontny Family Origin

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Kontny Family Occupations

What did your Kontny ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kontny. 39% of Kontny men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Truck Driver
    31%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    100%

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

Kontny Historical Records

What Kontny family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 434 census records available for the last name Kontny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kontny 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 193 immigration records available for the last name Kontny. 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 249 military records available for the last name Kontny. For the veterans among your Kontny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kontny Life Expectancy

What is the average Kontny lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Kontny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kontny in 1966 was 79, and 80 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kontny 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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