Knauss Family History

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Knauss Name Meaning

German: variant of Knaus.

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

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Knauss Family Origin

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Knauss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knauss. A less common occupation for the Knauss family was Carpenter. The most common Knauss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Knauss's were Farmers.

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Knauss Historical Records

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Knauss Life Expectancy

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Famous Knauss Family

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