Kihn Family History

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Kihn Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kühn (see Kuehn) or Kiene.

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


Similar surnames: Kuhn, Kohn, Kahn, Kehn, Kiehn, Rihn, Kihm, Bihn, Kien, Kohen

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Kihn Family Origin

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Kihn Family Occupations

What did your Kihn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kihn. A less common occupation for the Kihn family was Blacksmith. The most common Kihn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Kihn's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    8%

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

Kihn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kihn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kihn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kihn

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kihn. 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 Kihn. For the veterans among your Kihn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kihn Life Expectancy

What is the average Kihn lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kihn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kihn in 1959 was 51, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kihn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kihn 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.

Famous Kihn Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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