Keer Family History

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Keer Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Kear. Indian (Maharashtra): Hindu name, probably from Marathi kir ‘parrot’. Indian (Panjab): Sikh (Khatri) name of unknown meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Kier, Keel, Deer, Meer, Keep, Teer, Kees, Geer, Beer, Kerr

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Keer Family Origin

Where is the Keer family from?

Keer Family Occupations

What did your Keer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brewers Labourer H W and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Keer. 2% of Keer men worked as a Brewers Labourer H W and 57% of Keer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keer were French Polisher and Dairy poultry Farming

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brewers Labourer H W
  • Bricklayer
  • Commercial Traveller
  • French Polisher

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Dairy poultry Farming

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

Keer Historical Records

What Keer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Keer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keer 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Keer. 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 Keer. For the veterans among your Keer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keer Life Expectancy

What is the average Keer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Keer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Keer in 1963 was 72, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keer 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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