Knudsvig Family History

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Knudsvig Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: habitational name from a place named with the personal name Knut (see Knudsen) + vig, Danish spelling of vik ‘bay’, ‘inlet’.

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


Similar surnames: Gulsvig, Knudsen, Natvig, Lindvig, Sandvig, Kresin, Knutson, Ludwig

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Knudsvig Family Origin

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Knudsvig Family Occupations

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Knudsvig Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Knudsvig Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Knudsvig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Knudsvig in 1965 was 58, and 89 in 2004.

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