Kaehn Family History

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Kaehn Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Daehn, Laehn, Haehn, Hahn, Dehn, Kuehn, Fehn, Ahn, Kiehn, Hoehn

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Kaehn Family Origin

Where is the Kaehn family from?

Kaehn Family Occupations

What did your Kaehn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kaehn occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Kaehn's were Laborers. Laborer and Huckster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kaehn.

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  • Laborer

  • Huckster


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kaehn ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kaehn Historical Records

What Kaehn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kaehn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaehn 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 82 immigration records available for the last name Kaehn. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 128 military records available for the last name Kaehn. For the veterans among your Kaehn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaehn Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaehn lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kaehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kaehn in 1964 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaehn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaehn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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