Kurt Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Kurt, a reduced form of Konrad. Hungarian (Kürt): from an ancient Magyar clan name, from kürt ‘horn’, possibly from the symbol of the tribe.

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


Similar surnames: Kort, Kury, Kurta, Kust, Turk, Burt, Kuhn, Kure, Kerth, Kara

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Kurt Family Origin

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Kurt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Bookbinder

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kurt. The most common Kurt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Kurt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kurt family was Bookbinder.

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Kurt Historical Records

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Kurt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Kurt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Kurt in 1961 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kurt

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