Kontz Family History

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Kontz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Konz or Kuntz.

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


Similar surnames: Kohtz, Montz, Kintz, Konz, Krontz, Koontz, Koltz, Yontz, Kountz

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Kontz Family Origin

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Kontz Family Occupations

What did your Kontz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kontz. 28% of Kontz men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Kontz women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kontz were Operator and Meat Wrapper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Laborer
    26%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Operator
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    18%
  • Maid
    18%
  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Meat Wrapper
    12%

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

Kontz Historical Records

What Kontz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kontz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kontz 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Kontz. 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 599 military records available for the last name Kontz. For the veterans among your Kontz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kontz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kontz lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kontz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kontz in 1964 was 69, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kontz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kontz 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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