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Kedshi Family History

Kedshi Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Kishi, Kersh, Kelsh, Shi, Koski, Kehr, Kershaw, Kessel, Bedi, Kehl

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Where is the Kedshi family from?

You can see how Kedshi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kedshi family name was found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there was 1 Kedshi family living in Midlothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Kedshi's in Scotland. Midlothian had the highest population of Kedshi families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kedshi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kedshi ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Kedshi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kedshi census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kedshi. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kedshi. For the veterans among your Kedshi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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