Kiah Family History

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Kiah Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Similar surnames: Dial, Kwiat, Kidd, Via, Kar, Cich, Sian, Kivi, Vinh, Kitch

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Kiah Family Origin

Where is the Kiah family from?

Kiah Family Occupations

What did your Kiah ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kiah. A less common occupation for the Kiah family was Farmer. The most common Kiah occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Kiah's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer


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

Kiah Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kiah. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kiah 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 141 immigration records available for the last name Kiah. 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 489 military records available for the last name Kiah. For the veterans among your Kiah ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kiah Life Expectancy

What is the average Kiah lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kiah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Kiah in 1955 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kiah

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kiah 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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