Knaak Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Knaack.

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


Similar surnames: Knack, Knake, Knaack, Shaak, Haak, Kark, Naar, Kauk, Knapp, Waak

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Knaak Family Origin

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Knaak Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Clergeman

    9%
  • Gen. Merchandise

    9%

In 1880, the most common Knaak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Knaak's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Knaak family was Gen. Merchandise. Farmer, Blacksmith and Clergeman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knaak.

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Knaak Historical Records

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Knaak Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Knaak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Knaak in 1960 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knaak

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