Kanz Name Meaning

German: variant of Kantz.

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


Similar surnames: Kunz, Lanz, Ranz, Hanz, Sanz, Kranz, Ganz, Kane, Kan, Kana

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Kanz Family Origin

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Kanz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kanz. The most common Kanz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kanz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kanz family was Grocer.

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Kanz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Kanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kanz in 1959 was 55, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kanz

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