Kennemer Family History

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Kennemer Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps English (see Kennemore) or Dutch, an altered spelling of Kennamer.

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


Similar surnames: Kennemur, Gensemer, Kennemore, Kennamer, Keeler, Benner, Kennett

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Kennemer Family Origin

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Kennemer Family Occupations

What did your Kennemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kennemer family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kennemer. The most common Kennemer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Kennemer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Kennemer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kennemer Life Expectancy

What is the average Kennemer lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Kennemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Kennemer in 1947 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kennemer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kennemer 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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