Kravitz Family History

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Kravitz Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Slavic kravets ‘tailor’ (see Kravets).

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


Similar surnames: Ravitz, Kravets, Krawitz, Kravetz, Kranitz, Kritz, Kravec, Britz

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Kravitz Family Origin

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Kravitz Family Occupations

What did your Kravitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Marchande and Car Finisher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Kravitz. 24% of Kravitz men worked as a Marchande and 25% of Kravitz women worked as a Car Finisher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kravitz were Clerk and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Marchande
    24%
  • Furrier
    16%
  • Traveller
    16%
  • Clerk
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Car Finisher
    25%
  • Decretane
    25%
  • Managere
    25%
  • Operator
    25%

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

Kravitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Kravitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kravitz 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kravitz. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kravitz. For the veterans among your Kravitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kravitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kravitz lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kravitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kravitz in 1955 was 42, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kravitz

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