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Kinghorn Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Kinghorn in Fife. This is recorded as Kyngorn in 1374; it is named in Gaelic from ceann ‘head’, ‘height’ + gronna ‘bog’. The modern spelling is the result of folk etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Kilgore, Kingdon, Kington, Kingston, Anhorn, Kingham, Cleghorn

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Kinghorn Family Origin

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Kinghorn Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kinghorn family was Keeping House. The most common Kinghorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Kinghorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinghorn.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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Kinghorn Historical Records

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Kinghorn Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Kinghorn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kinghorn in 1955 was 36, and 81 in 2004.

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