Curt Name Meaning

English: variant of Court. Americanized spelling of German Kurt. Catalan: from curt ‘short’ (Latin curtus ‘cut short’, ‘broken off’), hence a nickname for a short man.

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


Similar surnames: Court, Curto, Cort, Burt, Hurt, Curts, Curl, Curet, Cart, Kurt

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Curt Family Origin

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Curt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Clerk

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Curt family was Farm Laborer. The most common Curt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Curt's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curt.

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Curt Historical Records

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Curt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Curt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Curt in 1962 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curt

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