Kiely Name Meaning

Americanized form of Ó Cadhla ‘descendant of Cadhla’, a personal name meaning ‘graceful’. variant of Keeley.

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


Similar surnames: Kielty, Kiel, Keely, Ziel, Kirby, Viel, Kiehn, Field, Giel, Kiene

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Kiely Family Origin

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Kiely Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Son

    15%
  • Book Agent

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%

In 1881, the most common Kiely occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Kiely's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kiely family was Labourer. Farmer, Son and Book Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kiely.

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Kiely Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Kiely life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kiely in 1947 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kiely

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