Kuyper Family History

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Kuyper Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Kuiper.

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

Similar surnames: Kuypers, Kayser, Kulzer, Cuyler, Kyser, Keyser, Kuipers, Kryder

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Kuyper Family Origin

Where is the Kuyper family from?

Kuyper Family Occupations

What did your Kuyper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kuyper family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuyper. The most common Kuyper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Kuyper's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Kuyper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kuyper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuyper 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kuyper. 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 439 military records available for the last name Kuyper. For the veterans among your Kuyper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kuyper Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuyper lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kuyper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Kuyper in 1955 was 27, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuyper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuyper 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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