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Kinsey Family History

Kinsey Name Meaning
English: from the Middle English personal name Kynsey, a survival of Old English Cynesige, composed of the elements cyne ‘royal’ + sige ‘victory’.This name may also have assimilated some cases of Scottish MacKenzie, with the Mac prefix omitted.Possibly an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Künzi (see Kuenzi).

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

572,230 Historical Documents with Kinsey on Ancestry.com
130,871 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
14,291 Military Records
4,918 Immigration Records
82,643 Census and Voter Lists
339,507 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kinsey Families

  • Number of Kinsey families
     106 - 209
     36 - 105
     1 - 35
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kinsey families
     177 - 352
     60 - 176
     1 - 59
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Kinsey families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Kinsey Family Origin

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Kinsey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kinsey

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Kinsey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kinsey census records

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Kinsey Civil War Service Records

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