Kirchgessner Family History

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Kirchgessner Name Meaning

German: topographic name for an inhabitant of a street called Kirchgasse ‘church lane’.

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


Similar surnames: Kirchner, Kirchhofer, Kirchmeier, Schiesser, Kircher, Koestner

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Kirchgessner Family Origin

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Kirchgessner Family Occupations

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  • Saloon

    18%
  • Teamster

    18%
  • Carpender

    9%
  • Confectioner

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Kirchgessner occupation in the USA was Saloon. 18% of Kirchgessner's were Saloons. Saloon, Teamster and Carpender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirchgessner. A less common occupation for the Kirchgessner family was Confectioner.

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Kirchgessner Historical Records

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Kirchgessner Life Expectancy

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