Kinn Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, which originated as a short form of any of various Old English personal names beginning with Cyne- ‘royal’. German: nickname for someone with a prominent chin, from Middle High German kinne ‘chin’, or from an Old High German personal name formed with the element kuoni ‘bold’ or chunni ‘race’, ‘people’. Compare Konrad. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Kinn, from Old Norse kinn ‘chin’ with reference to the land formation.

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

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Kinn Family Origin

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Kinn Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Brass Finisher

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kinn family was Brass Finisher. The most common Kinn occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Kinn's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinn.

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Kinn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Kinn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kinn in 1960 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kinn

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