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Koehnen Family History

Koehnen Name Meaning

North German (Köhnen): see Kohnen .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Kohne, Kuennen, Koehnlein, Kuehnel, Coenen, Koerner, Koehne, Koenen

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Where is the Koehnen family from?

You can see how Koehnen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Koehnen family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Koehnen families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Koehnen family living in British Columbia. This was 100% of all the recorded Koehnen's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Koehnen families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Koehnen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Koehnen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Koehnen. 44% of Koehnen men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Koehnen women worked as a Housewife. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
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Census Records

There are 738 census records available for the last name Koehnen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koehnen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 110 immigration records available for the last name Koehnen. 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 Cards

There are 237 military records available for the last name Koehnen. For the veterans among your Koehnen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Koehnen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Koehnen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Koehnen in 1963 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

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