Kean Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Keane. English: variant spelling of Keen.

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


Similar surnames: Keane, Keal, Kan, Dean, Kearn, Lean, Kenan, Keay, Kwan, Keen

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Kean Family Origin

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Kean Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Carter

    2%
  • Dressmaker

    2%
  • Tailor

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Carter and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kean. A less common occupation for the Kean family was Tailor. The most common Kean occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Kean's were Labourers.

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Kean Historical Records

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Kean Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Kean life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kean in 1949 was 61, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kean

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