Kenoyer Family History

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Kenoyer Name Meaning

Respelling of German Kneuer, a variant of Knauer.

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


Similar surnames: Penoyer, Kentner, Kenter, Knope, Benner, Kendle, Kintzer, Rencher

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Kenoyer Family Origin

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Kenoyer Family Occupations

What did your Kenoyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kenoyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Kenoyer's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kenoyer. A less common occupation for the Kenoyer family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Grocer

    4%

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

Kenoyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kenoyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Kenoyer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kenoyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Kenoyer in 1952 was 54, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kenoyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kenoyer 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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