Keltner Family History

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Keltner Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a vintner or the overseer of a wine press from Kelter + the agent suffix -(n)er.

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


Similar surnames: Kelter, Kellner, Kalter, Kelner, Zeltner, Kerzner, Kettner, Kelker

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Keltner Family Origin

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Keltner Family Occupations

What did your Keltner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Keltner. 17% of Keltner men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Keltner women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keltner were Farming and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Carpenter
    3%
  • Farming
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    11%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Saleslady
    5%

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

Keltner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Keltner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keltner 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 253 immigration records available for the last name Keltner. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Keltner. For the veterans among your Keltner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keltner Life Expectancy

What is the average Keltner lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Keltner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Keltner in 1954 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keltner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keltner 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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