Kief Name Meaning

North German: probably a nickname for a quarrelsome person, from Middle Low German kif ‘quarrel’.

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


Similar surnames: Kiel, Kies, Gier, Bien, Kopf, Brief, Zipf, Kidd, Wied, Bies

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Kief Family Origin

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Kief Family Occupations

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  • Chemical labourer

    33%
  • Laborer On Water Works (Serv)

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kief family was Labourer. The most common Kief occupation in the UK was Chemical labourer. 33% of Kief's were Chemical labourers. Chemical labourer and Laborer On Water Works (Serv) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kief.

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Kief Historical Records

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Kief Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Kief life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kief in 1957 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kief

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