Kelleher Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Kelleher Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Céileachair ‘son of Céileachar’, a personal name meaning ‘companion-dear’, i.e. ‘lover of company’.

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


Similar surnames: Keigher, Keller, Keleher, Kelliher, Deller, Koller, Keeler, Neller

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Kelleher Family Origin

Where is the Kelleher family from?

SHOW MORE

Kelleher Family Occupations

What did your Kelleher ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kelleher ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Labourer

    32%
  • Tailoress

    16%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1881, the most common Kelleher occupation in Canada was Labourer. 32% of Kelleher's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Kelleher family was Laborer. Labourer, Tailoress and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelleher.

Source: Census data for Kelleher | Data not to scale

Kelleher Historical Records

What Kelleher family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Kelleher ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Kelleher

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Kelleher Life Expectancy

What is the average Kelleher lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kelleher ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Kelleher Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name