Karnes Family History

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Karnes Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Kearns. perhaps also an Americanized spelling of Polish Karniesz, a noun derivative of the adjective karny ‘obedient’.

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


Similar surnames: Kernes, Kearnes, Carnes, Karns, Barnes, Garnes, Garness, Karner

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Karnes Family Origin

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Karnes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Karnes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Karnes's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karnes. A less common occupation for the Karnes family was Farm Laborer.

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Karnes Life Expectancy

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