Kinderman Family History

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Kinderman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kindermann, or Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a schoolteacher, literally ‘children man’. It may also be an altered form of the German surname Kunterman, a derivative of the personal name Günther (see Guenther).

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


Similar surnames: Kitterman, Kinneman, Wilderman, Anderman, Ingerman, Biderman

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Kinderman Family Origin

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Kinderman Family Occupations

What did your Kinderman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kinderman family was Doctor. The most common Kinderman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Kinderman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinderman.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Doctor

    5%

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

Kinderman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kinderman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kinderman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kinderman. 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 Kinderman. For the veterans among your Kinderman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kinderman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kinderman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kinderman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kinderman in 1951 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kinderman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kinderman 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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