Knoth Family History

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Knoth Name Meaning

German: nickname for a gnarled or crude person, from Middle High German knode, knote ‘knot’. Compare Knoll, Knorr.

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

Similar surnames: Koth, Noth, Knoche, Knorr, Knode, Roth, Knost, Kloth, Knothe, Klotz

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Knoth Family Origin

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Knoth Family Occupations

What did your Knoth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Knoth. 10% of Knoth men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Knoth women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Knoth were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Knoth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Knoth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Knoth 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Knoth. 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 Knoth. For the veterans among your Knoth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Knoth Life Expectancy

What is the average Knoth lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Knoth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Knoth in 1953 was 62, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knoth 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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