Keays Name Meaning

English: variant of Kay.

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


Similar surnames: Keay, Kays, Keys, Keats, Kay, Key, Beas, Beans, Neals, Reay

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Keays Family Origin

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Keays Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Hotel Keeper

    21%
  • Cultivateur

    13%
  • Forestier

    11%

In 1881, Farmer, Hotel Keeper and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keays. A less common occupation for the Keays family was Forestier. The most common Keays occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Keays's were Farmers.

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Keays Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, Keays life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Keays in 1962 was 70, and 79 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keays

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