Kernes Family History

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Kernes Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Kearns.

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


Similar surnames: Karnes, Kearnes, Kerns, Kerney, Keirns, Carnes, Kerley, Kernen

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Kernes Family Origin

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Kernes Family Occupations

What did your Kernes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kernes family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kernes. The most common Kernes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Kernes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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

Kernes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kernes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kernes 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 Kernes

Passenger List

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

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Kernes Life Expectancy

What is the average Kernes lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kernes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kernes in 1945 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kernes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kernes 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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