Curt Family History

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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

What did your Curt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Curt. 11% of Curt men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Curt women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Curt were Clerk and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Farmer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Operator

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

Curt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Curt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Curt 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 887 immigration records available for the last name Curt. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Curt. For the veterans among your Curt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Curt Life Expectancy

What is the average Curt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Curt 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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