Keefe Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Keefe.

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


Similar surnames: Keef, Deere, Keever, Keeley, Knee, Keel, Keele, Keeffe, Keena, Keels

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Keefe Family Origin

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Keefe Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • General Laborer

    3%
  • Laundress

    3%
  • Charwoman

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, General Laborer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keefe. The most common Keefe occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Keefe's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Keefe family was Charwoman.

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Keefe Historical Records

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Keefe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Keefe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Keefe in 1944 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keefe

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