Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Kirven Family Origin

Where is the Kirven family from?

Kirven Family Occupations

What did your Kirven ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Iron Ship Rivetter, Licenced Fur Broker and Machine Worker (Machinist Undef) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirven. The most common Kirven occupation in the UK was Iron Ship Rivetter. 20% of Kirven's were Iron Ship Rivetters. A less common occupation for the Kirven family was Watchman On The Water.

View Census data for Kirven | Data not to scale

  • Iron Ship Rivetter

  • Licenced Fur Broker

  • Machine Worker (Machinist Undef)

  • Watchman On The Water


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

Kirven Historical Records

What Kirven family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kirven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kirven census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Kirven

Passenger List

There are 282 immigration records available for the last name Kirven. 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.

View all Kirven immigration records

Draft Card

There are 675 military records available for the last name Kirven. For the veterans among your Kirven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Kirven military records

You've only scratched the surface of Kirven family history.

Kirven Life Expectancy

What is the average Kirven lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kirven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Kirven in 1956 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kirven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kirven ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Look up another name