Kitner Family History

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Kitner Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place called Kutno in Poland.

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

Similar surnames: Kutner, Kinner, Lipner, Kiner, Kroner, Bitzer, Kirner, Kinder, Kasner

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Kitner Family Origin

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Kitner Family Occupations

What did your Kitner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kitner family was Blacksmith. The most common Kitner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kitner's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kitner.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Kitner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kitner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kitner 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 236 immigration records available for the last name Kitner. 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 587 military records available for the last name Kitner. For the veterans among your Kitner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kitner Life Expectancy

What is the average Kitner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kitner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Kitner in 1963 was 73, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kitner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kitner 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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