De Keyser Family History

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De Keyser Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch keiser ‘leader’ (from the Latin imperial title Caesar), preceded by the definite article de. The surname may have originated as a nickname, possibly for someone with an overbearing manner. Debrabandere suggests it may have arisen from the title of the leader of a company of marksmen, or from a house or tavern name.

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


Similar surnames: De Geyter, De Meester, De Heer, Keyser, De Meyer, De Beer, De Weese

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De Keyser Family Origin

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De Keyser Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common De Keyser occupation in the UK was Hotel Proprietor. 100% of De Keyser's were Hotel Proprietors.

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  • Hotel Proprietor

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De Keyser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Keyser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Keyser 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 642 immigration records available for the last name De Keyser. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 De Keyser. For the veterans among your De Keyser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Keyser Life Expectancy

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Between 1983 and 2004, in the United States, De Keyser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for De Keyser in 1983 was 71, and 57 in 2004.

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