Keena Family History

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Keena Name Meaning

Irish: possibly an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Caoinnigh, a variant of Ó Coinnigh (see Kenny).

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

Similar surnames: Keenan, Neenan, Keeny, Kenna, Keel, Keele, Kneen, Kees, Keehan, Keene

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Keena Family Origin

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Keena Family Occupations

What did your Keena ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Laundress and Teamer Care Of Horses (Carter) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keena. The most common Keena occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 20% of Keena's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Keena family was Wharehouse Man.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Laundress

  • Teamer Care Of Horses (Carter)

  • Wharehouse Man


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

Keena Historical Records

What Keena family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Keena. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keena census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Keena

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Keena. 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 719 military records available for the last name Keena. For the veterans among your Keena ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keena Life Expectancy

What is the average Keena lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Keena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Keena in 1956 was 67, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keena

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keena 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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