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Kedves Family History

Kedves 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: Medved, Keeven, Neves, Keyes, Kees, Reeves, Neaves, Geddes, Reves

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Where is the Kedves family from?

You can see how Kedves families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kedves family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Kedves family living in Connecticut. This was about 50% of all the recorded Kedves's in USA. Connecticut and 1 other state had the highest population of Kedves families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kedves surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kedves ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 79 census records available for the last name Kedves. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kedves 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 82 immigration records available for the last name Kedves. 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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Draft Cards

There are 42 military records available for the last name Kedves. For the veterans among your Kedves ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kedves lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2000, in the United States, Kedves life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kedves in 1962 was 53, and 76 in 2000.

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