Keeven Family History

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Keeven Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Keevan, which is an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciabháin ‘descendant of Ciabhán’, a personal name or byname based on ciabhach ‘having long locks of hair’, or Ó Caomháin ‘descendant of Caomhán’, a diminutive of caomh ‘pleasant’; this is the name of an important Mayo family.

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

Similar surnames: Keeley, Kleven, Keenan, Kevin, Keelen, Keegan, Heaven, Leven, Keenen

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Keeven Family Origin

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Keeven Family Occupations

What did your Keeven ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Keeven. 50% of Keeven men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher

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

Keeven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Keeven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keeven 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 65 immigration records available for the last name Keeven. 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 97 military records available for the last name Keeven. For the veterans among your Keeven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keeven Life Expectancy

What is the average Keeven lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Keeven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Keeven in 1955 was 31, and 62 in 2004.

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