Kinch Family History

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Kinch Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; perhaps a shortened form of Kinchen. Irish: reduced form of the Gaelic patronymic Mac Aonghuis ‘son of Angus’ (see McGinnis). Anglicized spelling of South German Kintsch, a variant of Künz (see Kuntz).

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

Similar surnames: Minch, Kitch, Lynch, Linch, Kind, Hinch, Kincy, Kunc, Krech, Kinchen

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Kinch Family Origin

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Kinch Family Occupations

What did your Kinch ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Kinch occupation in Canada was Farmer. 46% of Kinch's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinch. A less common occupation for the Kinch family was Labourer.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Cooper

  • Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kinch ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kinch Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kinch Life Expectancy

What is the average Kinch lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kinch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Kinch in 1946 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kinch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kinch 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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