Kauffmann Family History

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Kauffmann Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Kaufmann.

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


Similar surnames: Kauffman, Kaufmann, Cauffman, Kaufman, Kullmann, Koffman, Laufman

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Kauffmann Family Origin

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Kauffmann Family Occupations

What did your Kauffmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kauffmann. 17% of Kauffmann men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Kauffmann women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kauffmann were Salesman and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Proprietor
    9%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    14%
  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Teacher
    14%
  • Housewife
    11%

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

Kauffmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kauffmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kauffmann 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Kauffmann. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Kauffmann. For the veterans among your Kauffmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kauffmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Kauffmann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kauffmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kauffmann in 1962 was 61, and 75 in 2004.

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