Konow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named in Mecklenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Karow, Tornow, Kozlow, Koslow, Knox, Kulow, Kuno, Janow, Honor, Koos

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Konow Family Origin

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Konow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Furrier

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Konow family was Keeping House. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Furrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Konow. The most common Konow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Konow's were Farmers.

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Konow Historical Records

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Konow Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Konow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Konow in 1957 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Konow

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