Kadow Family History

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Kadow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place of this name in Mecklenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Karow, Gadow, Rudow, Kade, Badon, Rakow, Wadlow, Jagow, Sydow, Salow

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Kadow Family Origin

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Kadow Family Occupations

What did your Kadow ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kadow. 8% of Kadow men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Kadow women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kadow were Assembler and Press Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    8%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Assembler
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Waitress
    10%
  • Press Operator
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kadow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kadow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kadow 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 814 immigration records available for the last name Kadow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 687 military records available for the last name Kadow. For the veterans among your Kadow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kadow Life Expectancy

What is the average Kadow lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Kadow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kadow in 1941 was 32, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kadow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kadow 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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