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Kowitz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): Germanized form of Slavic kovac ‘smith’.

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


Similar surnames: Kotz, Kovitz, Kritz, Britz, Klitz, Kanitz, Moritz, Rakowitz, Loritz

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Kowitz Family Origin

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Kowitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Brewer

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Kowitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Kowitz's were Farmers. Farmer and Brewer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kowitz.

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Kowitz Historical Records

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Kowitz Life Expectancy

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