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Kaune Family History

Kaune Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Kane, Aune, Baune, Kaun, Maune, Kaine, Kanne, Keune, Kayne, Kang

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Where is the Kaune family from?

You can see how Kaune families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kaune family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Kaune families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 23 Kaune families living in Missouri. This was about 37% of all the recorded Kaune's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Kaune families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kaune surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kaune ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kaune. 32% of Kaune men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Farming
    8%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    100%
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What Kaune family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kaune. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaune census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 516 immigration records available for the last name Kaune. 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 Cards

There are 338 military records available for the last name Kaune. For the veterans among your Kaune ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kaune lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Kaune life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Kaune in 1965 was 72, and 85 in 2004.

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