Keech Family History

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Keech Name Meaning

English: from Middle English keech ‘lump’, ‘fat’, hence an unflattering nickname for a fat, lumpish person.

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

Similar surnames: Weech, Ketch, Kelch, Meech, Peach, Krech, Keetch, Keach, Leech, Leach

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Keech Family Origin

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Keech Family Occupations

What did your Keech ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Keech occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Keech's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Keech family was Shoemaker. Agricultural Labourer, Ag Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keech.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Ag Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Shoemaker


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

Keech Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Keech. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keech census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Keech. 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 Card

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

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Keech Life Expectancy

What is the average Keech lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Keech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Keech in 1945 was 41, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keech

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keech ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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