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Knippenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place formerly so named in North Rhine-Westphalia, north of Essen.

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


Similar surnames: Nierenberg, Hilgenberg, Kaldenberg, Eichenberg, Kruckenberg

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Knippenberg Family Origin

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Knippenberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Manufacture Saws

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knippenberg family was Manufacture Saws. Farmer, Cooper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knippenberg. The most common Knippenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Knippenberg's were Farmers.

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Knippenberg Historical Records

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Knippenberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Knippenberg Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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