Kees Name Meaning

from a vernacular form of the Roman family name Cornelius. variant of Kase 2 or possibly 1. Americanized spelling of German Kies and Kiese, from an old personal name, Giso, of uncertain etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Keep, Dees, Keen, Keel, Hees, Lees, Keyes, Rees, Mees, Kehs

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Kees Family Origin

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Kees Family Occupations

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  • Accountant

    13%
  • Agent Officer of Customs (CSO)

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Dividends

    13%

In 1881, Accountant, Agent Officer of Customs (CSO) and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kees. A less common occupation for the Kees family was Dividends. The most common Kees occupation in the UK was Accountant. 13% of Kees's were Accountants.

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Kees Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Kees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kees in 1954 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kees

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