Kuhnke Family History

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Kuhnke Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Kunat(h), an eastern German form of Kunrat (see Konrad).

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


Similar surnames: Kuhnle, Kuhn, Kunze, Jahnke, Kunkel, Kohne, Hunke, Ruhnke, Kohnke

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Kuhnke Family Origin

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Kuhnke Family Occupations

What did your Kuhnke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kuhnke family was Retired Farmer. The most common Kuhnke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kuhnke's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping Dram Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuhnke.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Keeping Dram Shop

    17%
  • Retired Farmer

    17%

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

Kuhnke Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kuhnke Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuhnke lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kuhnke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kuhnke in 1951 was 52, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuhnke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuhnke 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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