Kellas Family History

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Kellas Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeenshire): habitational name from Kellas, a village in the parish of Dallas in Morayshire.

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

Similar surnames: Kellam, Mellas, Kellis, Kelman, Kellow, Keelan, Kellar, Killam, Kell

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Kellas Family Origin

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Kellas Family Occupations

What did your Kellas ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kellas family was Agr Labourer. Farmer, Crofter and Ag. Lab. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kellas. The most common Kellas occupation in the UK was Farmer. 24% of Kellas's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Crofter

  • Ag. Lab.

  • Agr Labourer


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

Kellas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kellas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kellas 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 772 immigration records available for the last name Kellas. 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 393 military records available for the last name Kellas. For the veterans among your Kellas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kellas Life Expectancy

What is the average Kellas lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kellas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kellas in 1964 was 60, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kellas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kellas 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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