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Origins of the Kuhn surname

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About the Kuhns

We have a total number of 4315 records for people with the last name Kuhn.

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Where do most Kuhns live?

In 1921, most Kuhns lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Kuhns

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We have 978 records for the Kuhn surname. The oldest one dates back to 1867.

Who were Kuhns most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Kuhn first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Anna

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Common jobs for Kuhns

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Kuhns in 1921








Sales Clerks


Common Male occupations for Kuhns in 1921
Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Farm Hands


General Farmers






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