Kightlinger Family History

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Kightlinger Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Keitlinger, habitational name for someone from a place with some such name as Keitlingen. Keitlinghausen is the name of a place near Gütersloh in Westphalia, and may be the source.

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

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Kightlinger Family Origin

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Kightlinger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Retired Farmer

    10%
  • Agent Insp. Salesman

    5%
  • Brick Mason

    5%

In 1880, the most common Kightlinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kightlinger's were Farmers. Farmer, Retired Farmer and Agent Insp. Salesman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kightlinger. A less common occupation for the Kightlinger family was Brick Mason.

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Kightlinger Life Expectancy

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