Kauffmann Family History

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Kauffmann Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Kaufmann.

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


Similar surnames: Kauffman, Kaufmann, Cauffman, Kaufman, Kullmann, Koffman, Laufman

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Kauffmann Family Origin

Where is the Kauffmann family from?

Kauffmann Family Occupations

What did your Kauffmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kauffmann family was Laborer. The most common Kauffmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Kauffmann's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kauffmann.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Kauffmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kauffmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Kauffmann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kauffmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kauffmann in 1962 was 61, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kauffmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kauffmann 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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