Kirkegaard Family History

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Kirkegaard Name Meaning

Danish: topographic name for someone living near a churchyard, from kirke church gaard ‘yard’.

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


Similar surnames: Kerker, Kirkendall, Kirkland, Kirkeby, Binegar, Wingard, Kirkes

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Kirkegaard Family Origin

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Kirkegaard Family Occupations

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Kirkegaard Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Kirkegaard Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kirkegaard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kirkegaard in 1962 was 70, and 76 in 2004.

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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