Kienholz Family History

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Kienholz Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria. topographic name for someone living near a stand of fir trees, from Middle High German kien ‘pine’, ‘pine wood shavings’ + holz ‘wood’, ‘lumber’.

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


Similar surnames: Eichholz, Sponholz, Birkholz, Rebholz, Windholz, Kiehl, Denholm

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Kienholz Family Origin

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Kienholz Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Kienholz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Kienholz's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kienholz. A less common occupation for the Kienholz family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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Kienholz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kienholz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kienholz 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kienholz. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kienholz. For the veterans among your Kienholz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kienholz Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kienholz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kienholz in 1956 was 44, and 92 in 2004.

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