Kohring Family History

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Kohring Name Meaning

North German or Westphalian (Köhring): patronymic from Kohrt, a Low German pet form of the personal name Konrad.

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

Similar surnames: Koering, Fehring, Gehring, Wehring, Moring, Golding, Behring, Mohring

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Kohring Family Origin

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Kohring Family Occupations

What did your Kohring ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kohring. A less common occupation for the Kohring family was Liquor Dealer. The most common Kohring occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Kohring's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Liquor Dealer


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

Kohring Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kohring. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kohring 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 506 immigration records available for the last name Kohring. 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 325 military records available for the last name Kohring. For the veterans among your Kohring ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kohring Life Expectancy

What is the average Kohring lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kohring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kohring in 1961 was 61, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kohring

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kohring 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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