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Kerstiens Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Dutch Kersteyns, Kersteens, a patronymic from the personal name Christianus (see Christian).

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


Similar surnames: Kersten, Kesting, Kersting, Mertens, Persons, Kesten, Derstine

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Kerstiens Family Origin

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Kerstiens Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Kerstiens occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 100% of Kerstiens's were Keeps Houses.

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  • Keeps House

    100%

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Kerstiens Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kerstiens Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Kerstiens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kerstiens in 1963 was 79, and 63 in 2003.

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