Knaub Family History

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Knaub Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Knaup.

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

Similar surnames: Kauk, Knaak, Knaus, Knauf, Shaub, Knabb, Knab, Knapp, Knauff, Knaup

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Knaub Family Origin

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Knaub Family Occupations

What did your Knaub ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Knaub. 39% of Knaub men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Knaub women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Knaub were Farm Laborer and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Labor
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Stenographer
  • Housework
  • New Worker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Knaub Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Knaub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Knaub 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 488 immigration records available for the last name Knaub. 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 Knaub. For the veterans among your Knaub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Knaub Life Expectancy

What is the average Knaub lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Knaub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Knaub in 1960 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

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