Kanoy Name Meaning

Respelling of Swiss German Kneu, a topographic name from kneu ‘hill’, ‘bend’.

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


Similar surnames: Knoy, Kagy, Knox, Kano, Kaney, Kantor, Kuno, Yaney, Konow, Hanny

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Kanoy Family Origin

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Kanoy Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Works In Sawmill

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Kanoy occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Kanoy's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Kanoy family was Works In Sawmill. Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kanoy.

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Kanoy Historical Records

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Kanoy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Kanoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kanoy in 1963 was 90, and 88 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kanoy

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