Kiff Name Meaning

German: topographic name from a Westphalian dialect Kiff ‘outhouse’, ‘tied cottage’, ‘shack’.

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

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Kiff Family Origin

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Kiff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Cooper

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kiff family was Cooper. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kiff. The most common Kiff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Kiff's were Farmers.

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Kiff Historical Records

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Kiff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Kiff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Kiff in 1953 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kiff

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