Kuiper Family History

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Kuiper Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a cooper, Middle Dutch cup(e)re.

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


Similar surnames: Kuper, Kiper, Keiper, Kapper, Kupper, Kemper, Kupfer, Kutzer, Kuter

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Kuiper Family Origin

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Kuiper Family Occupations

What did your Kuiper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kuiper. A less common occupation for the Kuiper family was Minister Of Gospel. The most common Kuiper occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Kuiper's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Minister Of Gospel

    33%

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

Kuiper Historical Records

What Kuiper family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Kuiper Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuiper lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kuiper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kuiper in 1955 was 78, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuiper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuiper 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.

Famous Kuiper Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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