Knutzen Family History

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Knutzen Name Meaning

German and Scandinavian: patronymic from Knuth.

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


Similar surnames: Knudsen, Knutsen, Knutson, Hintzen, Matzen, Rutten, Rutzen, Butzen

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Knutzen Family Origin

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Knutzen Family Occupations

What did your Knutzen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Knutzen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Knutzen's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knutzen. A less common occupation for the Knutzen family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Knutzen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Knutzen Life Expectancy

What is the average Knutzen lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Knutzen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Knutzen in 1959 was 47, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knutzen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knutzen 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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