Kath Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German kate, kot(e) ‘small tenanted dwelling’, ‘hut’, hence a topographic name for a person living in such a dwelling. variant spelling of Katt 1 and 2.

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


Similar surnames: Gath, Koth, Vath, Rath, Fath, Katt, Bath, Kauk, Katch, Kach

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Kath Family Origin

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Kath Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kath. A less common occupation for the Kath family was Boot & Shoemaker. The most common Kath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Kath's were Farmers.

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Kath Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Kath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kath in 1954 was 66, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kath

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