Kasdorf Family History

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Kasdorf Name Meaning

In all probability a Germanized spelling of Karsdorp, the name of a prominent Dutch Mennonite family in Leiden, some of which reportedly moved to Hamburg, Germany. German: habitational name from places in Saxony or former West Prussia called Kasdorf or Kastorf, named with the Rhineland dialect word Kas, Kos ‘copse of young oaks’ + Old High German dorf, thorf ‘village’. (Käsdorf): habitational name from any of several places in Lower Saxony named Käsdorf.

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


Similar surnames: Waldorf, Reisdorf, Alsdorf, Handorf, Holdorf, Seedorf, Langsdorf

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Kasdorf Family Origin

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Kasdorf Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Grors

    13%
  • Joiner

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Kasdorf occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Kasdorf's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kasdorf family was Joiner. Laborer, Farmer and Grors were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kasdorf.

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Kasdorf Historical Records

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Kasdorf Life Expectancy

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