Kight Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Keith.

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

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Kight Family Origin

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Kight Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Kight occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Kight's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kight family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kight.

Source: Census data for Kight | Data not to scale

Kight Historical Records

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Kight Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Kight life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kight in 1952 was 26, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kight

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