Karns Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Kearns.

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

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Karns Family Origin

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Karns Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Karns family was Carpenter. The most common Karns occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Karns's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karns.

Source: Census data for Karns | Data not to scale

Karns Historical Records

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Karns Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Karns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Karns in 1943 was 35, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karns

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