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Knese Family History

Knese Name Meaning

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

5,413 Historical Documents with Knese on Ancestry.com
1,776 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
266 Military Records
171 Immigration Records
1,421 Census and Voter Lists
1,779 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Knese Families

  • Number of Knese families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Knese families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Knese last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Knese census records

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Knese Family Origin

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Knese Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Knese

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Knese Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Knese census records

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Knese Civil War Service Records

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