Kuennen Family History

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Kuennen Name Meaning

German (Künnen): metronymic from a short form of the female personal name Kunigunde, composed of the Old High German elements kunni ‘clan’ + gund ‘battle’. This was a popular name among the nobility from the 11th century.

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

Similar surnames: Koehnen, Kuehnel, Kenner, Kuehn, Jenner, Dennen, Kuenzel, Evensen

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Kuennen Family Origin

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Kuennen Family Occupations

What did your Kuennen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, At Home and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kuennen. The most common Kuennen occupation in the USA was At Home. 50% of Kuennen's were At Homes.

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  • At Home

  • Teamster


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

Kuennen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 831 census records available for the last name Kuennen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuennen 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 72 immigration records available for the last name Kuennen. 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 79 military records available for the last name Kuennen. For the veterans among your Kuennen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kuennen Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuennen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kuennen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kuennen in 1963 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuennen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuennen 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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