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Kmet Name Meaning

Slovenian, Serbian, and Croatian; Slovak (Kmet´): status name for a type of peasant. In Slovenia this denoted a peasant who had his own landed property. In Serbia and elsewhere it was a status name for a feudal peasant farmer who cultivated the land of his lord instead of paying rent or doing military service. In Croatia it was also a term denoting a village headman.

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


Similar surnames: Metz, Kees, Leet, Koeth, Klee, Keer, Ken, Kmetz, Knee, Kye

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Kmet Family Origin

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Kmet Family Occupations

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Kmet Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kmet Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kmet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kmet in 1951 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

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