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Kittel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kit(t)el ‘smock’, ‘shirt-like garment’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such garments or a nickname for someone who habitually wore one. English: variant of Kettle.

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


Similar surnames: Knittel, Kiel, Tittel, Bittel, Rittel, Kitt, Kittell, Gitter, Kimmel

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Kittel Family Origin

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Kittel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Architeck

    3%
  • Barber

    3%

In 1880, the most common Kittel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kittel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kittel family was Barber. Farmer, Laborer and Architeck were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kittel.

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Kittel Historical Records

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Kittel Life Expectancy

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