Kaun Family History

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Kaun Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of Konrad. German: possibly from a Silesian short form of Kaunath or Kaunert, derivatives of the Old High German personal name Chunihard, meaning ‘strong tribe’.

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


Similar surnames: Kahn, Kann, Kau, Kauk, Kan, Kuhn, Haun, Kaul, Zaun, Hain

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Kaun Family Origin

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Kaun Family Occupations

What did your Kaun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kaun occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Kaun's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kaun family was Butcher. Laborer, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kaun.

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Bookkeeper

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%

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

Kaun Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kaun Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaun lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kaun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kaun in 1962 was 74, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaun 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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