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

Where is the Keech family from?

Keech Family Occupations

What did your Keech ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Keech. 3% of Keech men worked as a General Labourer and 55% of Keech women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keech were Farm Labourer and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Farm Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Keech Historical Records

What Keech family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 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 1,000 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 3,000 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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