Knothe Family History

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Knothe Name Meaning

German: variant of Knoth. North German: nickname for a partner or companion, from Low German genote ‘companion’.

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


Similar surnames: Knoche, Knobbe, Knoth, Koth, Knuth, Kothe, Bothe, Notter, Noth

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Knothe Family Origin

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Knothe Family Occupations

What did your Knothe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knothe. The most common Knothe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Knothe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Knothe family was Lumber Dealer.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeps House

    22%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Lumber Dealer

    11%

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

Knothe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Knothe Life Expectancy

What is the average Knothe lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Knothe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Knothe in 1962 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knothe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knothe 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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