Kittelson Family History

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Kittelson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Danish Ketelsen or its Norwegian variant Kittelsen.

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

Similar surnames: Kittleson, Mikelson, Petterson, Michelson, Bartelson, Kittell

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Kittelson Family Origin

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Kittelson Family Occupations

What did your Kittelson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kittelson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Kittelson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kittelson. A less common occupation for the Kittelson family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Kittelson Historical Records

What Kittelson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kittelson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kittelson 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 480 immigration records available for the last name Kittelson. 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 709 military records available for the last name Kittelson. For the veterans among your Kittelson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kittelson Life Expectancy

What is the average Kittelson lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kittelson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Kittelson in 1957 was 64, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kittelson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kittelson 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.

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