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Kamens Name Meaning

German: variant of Kamen. Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish or Slavic name, for example Kaminski.

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


Similar surnames: Kamen, Kamins, Kamer, Kamin, Kalen, Ament, Havens, Kamensky, Klemens

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Kamens Family Origin

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Kamens Family Occupations

What did your Kamens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kamens occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Kamens's were Laborers. Laborer and Works In Tannery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kamens.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Works In Tannery

    50%

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

Kamens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kamens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kamens 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kamens. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kamens. For the veterans among your Kamens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kamens Life Expectancy

What is the average Kamens lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kamens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kamens in 1957 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kamens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kamens 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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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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