Kirchen Family History

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Kirchen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Kirchheim, a place name common in the Roman Catholic regions of southern Bavaria and Upper Austria, or from a compound place name containing the element Kirchen, as for example Altenkirchen. See also Kirch.

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


Similar surnames: Eichen, Kirchner, Bircher, Kircher, Kochel, Hitchen, Kerscher

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Kirchen Family Origin

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Kirchen Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    31%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Labor

    8%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirchen. The most common Kirchen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Kirchen's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kirchen family was Labor.

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Kirchen Historical Records

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Kirchen Life Expectancy

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