Kemnitz Family History

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Kemnitz Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): habitational name from any of various places (e.g. Chemnitz in Saxony), named with the Slavic word kamien ‘stone’.

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

Similar surnames: Nemitz, Heinitz, Benitz, Kanitz, Koblitz, Kennett, Rentz, Reitz

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Kemnitz Family Origin

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Kemnitz Family Occupations

What did your Kemnitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fur Skin Flesher Heavy and Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kemnitz. 25% of Kemnitz women worked as a Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fur Skin Flesher Heavy

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Retired
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Kemnitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kemnitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kemnitz 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 559 immigration records available for the last name Kemnitz. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kemnitz. For the veterans among your Kemnitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kemnitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kemnitz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kemnitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Kemnitz in 1958 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kemnitz

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