Knoles Family History

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Knoles Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Knowles.

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


Similar surnames: Noles, Knope, Boles, Nokes, Scoles, Holes, Toles, Poles, Niles, Soles

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Knoles Family Origin

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Knoles Family Occupations

What did your Knoles ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knoles family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knoles. The most common Knoles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Knoles's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Knoles Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Knoles Life Expectancy

What is the average Knoles lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Knoles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Knoles in 1964 was 83, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knoles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knoles 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.

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