Kanouse Family History

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Kanouse Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Knaus.

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


Similar surnames: Knouse, Krouse, Knous, Kanode, Fouse, Knouff, Strouse, Knodle, Clouse

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Kanouse Family Origin

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Kanouse Family Occupations

What did your Kanouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kanouse. 8% of Kanouse men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Kanouse women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kanouse were Carpenter and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    8%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Labor
    5%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Saleslady
    5%

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

Kanouse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kanouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kanouse 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 169 immigration records available for the last name Kanouse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 869 military records available for the last name Kanouse. For the veterans among your Kanouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kanouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Kanouse lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kanouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kanouse in 1952 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kanouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kanouse 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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