Kendig Family History

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Kendig Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kindig.

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


Similar surnames: Kindig, Kendle, Bendig, Reddix, Leydig, Fennig, Enis, Lenig, Nennig

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Kendig Family Origin

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Kendig Family Occupations

What did your Kendig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kendig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kendig's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kendig. A less common occupation for the Kendig family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Kendig Historical Records

What Kendig family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kendig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kendig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kendig

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kendig. 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 Kendig. For the veterans among your Kendig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kendig Life Expectancy

What is the average Kendig lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kendig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Kendig in 1944 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kendig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kendig 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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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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