Kyker Family History

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Kyker Name Meaning

Dutch: perhaps a nickname from kijker ‘spectator’.

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


Similar surnames: Kiker, Kyser, Ryker, Koker, Byker, Kuker, Kater, Keyser, Kyzer, Kober

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Kyker Family Origin

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Kyker Family Occupations

What did your Kyker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kyker family was Keeps House. Farmer, Carpenter and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kyker. The most common Kyker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Kyker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

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

Kyker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kyker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kyker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kyker

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kyker. 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 Kyker. For the veterans among your Kyker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kyker Life Expectancy

What is the average Kyker lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kyker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Kyker in 1961 was 43, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kyker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kyker 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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