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Knueven Family History

Knueven Name Meaning
Dutch and North German (Knüven): nickname from knuffen ‘to push or thump’.

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

4,910 Historical Documents with Knueven on Ancestry
1,496 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
74 Military Records
28 Immigration Records
497 Census and Voter Lists
2,815 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Knueven Families

  • Number of Knueven families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Knueven Family Origin

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Knueven Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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