Kleinknecht Family History

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Kleinknecht Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a secondary hired hand, a Kleinknecht as opposed to a Grossknecht. Compare Kleindienst.

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


Similar surnames: Kleindienst, Knecht, Kinderknecht, Klinner, Wagenknecht, Klinkner

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Kleinknecht Family Origin

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Kleinknecht Family Occupations

What did your Kleinknecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kleinknecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Kleinknecht's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kleinknecht. A less common occupation for the Kleinknecht family was Butcher.

View Census data for Kleinknecht | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Builder

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kleinknecht ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kleinknecht Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kleinknecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Kleinknecht lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kleinknecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kleinknecht in 1957 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kleinknecht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kleinknecht ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Kleinknecht Family

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