Kirchmeier Family History

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Kirchmeier Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kirche ‘church’ + meier ‘steward’ or ‘tenant farmer’, hence an occupational name for an administrator of church property, the tenant farmer of a church, or a farm laborer on church land, a glebe farmer.

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


Similar surnames: Birchmeier, Kirchner, Bachmeier, Kirchhofer, Burgmeier, Kircher

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Kirchmeier Family Origin

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Kirchmeier Family Occupations

What did your Kirchmeier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kirchmeier. The most common Kirchmeier occupation in the USA was Butcher. 50% of Kirchmeier's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    50%
  • Stone Mason

    50%

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Kirchmeier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kirchmeier Life Expectancy

What is the average Kirchmeier lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kirchmeier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Kirchmeier in 1963 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

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