Kiphart Family History

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Kiphart Name Meaning

German: perhaps an altered form of Kipphaut, a North German name meaning ‘pointed hat’, presumably applied as a nickname for someone who habitually wore one or as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such hats. German: probably a respelling of Gebhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Oliphant, Kephart, Kipper, Bickhart, Kohrt, Kirkhart, Peart, Kispert

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Kiphart Family Origin

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Kiphart Family Occupations

What did your Kiphart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kiphart family was Laborer. The most common Kiphart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Kiphart's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kiphart.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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Kiphart Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kiphart Life Expectancy

What is the average Kiphart lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kiphart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kiphart in 1958 was 53, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kiphart 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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