Kniskern Family History

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Kniskern Name Meaning

German: nickname for a bon vivant, from geniess gern ‘like(s) to enjoy’.

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


Similar surnames: Kiker, Kinker, Kaiser, Kisker, Knittel, Klicker, Nissen, Keiser

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Kniskern Family Origin

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Kniskern Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Cooper

    9%
  • Billiard Saloon

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kniskern family was Billiard Saloon. Farmer, Keeping House and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kniskern. The most common Kniskern occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Kniskern's were Farmers.

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Kniskern Historical Records

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Kniskern Life Expectancy

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