Keltner Family History

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Keltner Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a vintner or the overseer of a wine press from Kelter + the agent suffix -(n)er.

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


Similar surnames: Kelter, Kellner, Kalter, Kelner, Zeltner, Kerzner, Kettner, Kelker

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Keltner Family Origin

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Keltner Family Occupations

What did your Keltner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Keltner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Keltner's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keltner. A less common occupation for the Keltner family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Keltner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Keltner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keltner 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 Keltner. 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 Keltner. For the veterans among your Keltner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keltner Life Expectancy

What is the average Keltner lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Keltner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Keltner in 1954 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keltner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keltner 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.

Famous Keltner Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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