Kuipers Family History

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Kuipers Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from Kuiper.

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

Similar surnames: Kuypers, Kuyper, Kappers, Kiper, Kuiper, Miers, Keepers, Kuker

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Kuipers Family Origin

Where is the Kuipers family from?

Kuipers Family Occupations

What did your Kuipers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kuipers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Kuipers's were Farmers. Farmer, Brewier and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuipers. A less common occupation for the Kuipers family was Malder.

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  • Farmer

  • Brewier

  • Laborer

  • Malder


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

Kuipers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kuipers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuipers 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kuipers. 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 575 military records available for the last name Kuipers. For the veterans among your Kuipers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kuipers Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuipers lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kuipers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Kuipers in 1963 was 54, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuipers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuipers 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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