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Kuzia Name Meaning

Polish:: unflattering nickname from dialect kuza ‘old cow’. from kuzia an expression used to drive away horses.

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


Similar surnames: Kulpa, Kuzio, Kula, Kuznik, Skuza, Kuna, Kuta, Buza, Kukla, Guzik

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Where is the Kuzia family from?

You can see how Kuzia families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kuzia family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Kuzia families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Kuzia families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 21% of all the recorded Kuzia's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Kuzia families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kuzia surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kuzia ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Weaver were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Kuzia. 50% of Kuzia men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Kuzia women worked as a Weaver. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kuzia were Shoe Worker and Secretary. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Machinist
    22%
  • New Worker
    15%
  • Shoe Worker
    15%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Weaver
    50%
  • Secretary
    50%
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What Kuzia family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 456 census records available for the last name Kuzia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuzia census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 154 immigration records available for the last name Kuzia. 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 Cards

There are 251 military records available for the last name Kuzia. For the veterans among your Kuzia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kuzia lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kuzia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kuzia in 1959 was 43, and 83 in 2004.

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