Koeth Family History

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Koeth Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place in Saxony called Köthen. from an old personal name formed with Old High German got ‘god’ or guot ‘good’. Compare Gott. variant of Koth.

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


Similar surnames: Koth, Noeth, Krech, Roeth, Forth, Korth, North, Horth, Ketz, Goethe

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Koeth Family Origin

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Koeth Family Occupations

What did your Koeth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Machinist and Froster were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Koeth. 9% of Koeth men worked as a Machinist and 14% of Koeth women worked as a Froster. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koeth were Inspector and Domertic

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Machinist
    9%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Coal Loader
    5%
  • Inspector
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Froster
    14%
  • Secretary
    14%
  • Dialectician
    7%
  • Domertic
    7%

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

Koeth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Koeth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koeth 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 283 immigration records available for the last name Koeth. 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 388 military records available for the last name Koeth. For the veterans among your Koeth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koeth Life Expectancy

What is the average Koeth lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Koeth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Koeth in 1961 was 35, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koeth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koeth 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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