Keady Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Céadaigh ‘son of Céadach’, a personal name based on céad ‘hundred’.

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


Similar surnames: Keary, Keddy, Deady, Leddy, Reidy, Kay, Neary, Leary, Cady, Kearn

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Keady Family Origin

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Keady Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    40%
  • Army Pensioner

    20%
  • Farm Servant

    20%
  • Forgeman (Iron)

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Keady family was Forgeman (Iron). Labourer, Army Pensioner and Farm Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keady. The most common Keady occupation in the UK was Labourer. 40% of Keady's were Labourers.

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Keady Historical Records

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Keady Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Keady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Keady in 1958 was 47, and 94 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keady

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