Kanouse Family History

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Kanouse Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Knaus.

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


Similar surnames: Knouse, Krouse, Knous, Kanode, Fouse, Knouff, Strouse, Knodle, Clouse

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Kanouse Family Origin

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Kanouse Family Occupations

What did your Kanouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kanouse family was Carpenter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kanouse. The most common Kanouse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Kanouse's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Kanouse Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kanouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Kanouse lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kanouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kanouse in 1952 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kanouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kanouse 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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