Kinsey Family History

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Kinsey Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Kynsey, a survival of Old English Cynesige, composed of the elements cyne ‘royal’ + sige ‘victory’. This name may also have assimilated some cases of Scottish MacKenzie, with the Mac prefix omitted. Possibly an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Künzi (see Kuenzi).

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


Similar surnames: Kinsley, Kimsey, Linsey, Kinne, Finley, Winney, Kinser, Tinsley

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Kinsey Family Origin

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Kinsey Family Occupations

What did your Kinsey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kinsey family was Labourer. The most common Kinsey occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Kinsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinsey.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kinsey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kinsey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kinsey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kinsey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kinsey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kinsey. For the veterans among your Kinsey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kinsey Life Expectancy

What is the average Kinsey lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kinsey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kinsey in 1944 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kinsey

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