Kaun Family History

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Kaun Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of Konrad. German: possibly from a Silesian short form of Kaunath or Kaunert, derivatives of the Old High German personal name Chunihard, meaning ‘strong tribe’.

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

Similar surnames: Kahn, Kann, Kau, Kauk, Kan, Kuhn, Haun, Kaul, Zaun, Hain

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Kaun Family Origin

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Kaun Family Occupations

What did your Kaun ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Kaun. 67% of Kaun men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Engineer
  • Logger
  • Manager

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

Kaun Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kaun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaun 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 503 immigration records available for the last name Kaun. 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 615 military records available for the last name Kaun. For the veterans among your Kaun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaun Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaun lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kaun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kaun in 1962 was 74, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaun 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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