Kinsman Family History

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Kinsman Name Meaning

English: from Middle English kinnesman, ‘kinsman’, ‘relative’, probably denoting a kinsman of some important noble or royal personage.

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


Similar surnames: Kinman, Kidman, Kingman, Inman, Kirkman, Kinson, Tinsman, Killman

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Kinsman Family Origin

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Kinsman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Miner

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Kinsman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Kinsman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinsman. A less common occupation for the Kinsman family was Carpenter.

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Kinsman Historical Records

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Kinsman Life Expectancy

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