Kivisto Family History

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Kivisto Name Meaning

Finnish (Kivistö): variant of Kivi, with the addition of the local suffix -stö.

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


Similar surnames: Koivisto, Kuusisto, Kivi, Kovitz, Kist, Milito, Sisto, Christo

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Kivisto Family Origin

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Kivisto Family Occupations

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Kivisto Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Kivisto Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Kivisto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kivisto in 1942 was 29, and 87 in 2004.

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