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Kinnear Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Kinneir in Fife, first recorded at the beginning of the 13th century as Kyner, apparently from Gaelic ceann ‘head(land)’ + iar ‘west’.

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

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Kinnear Family Origin

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Kinnear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinnear. A less common occupation for the Kinnear family was Blacksmith. The most common Kinnear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kinnear's were Farmers.

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Kinnear Historical Records

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Kinnear Life Expectancy

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