Kelty Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the old lands of Keltie near Callander, Perthshire, or from Keltie in Fife.

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


Similar surnames: Melby, Kelton, Welby, Kielty, Ketz, Belt, Kell, Welt, Pelto, Delay

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Kelty Family Origin

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Kelty Family Occupations

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  • Baker (Employing 2 Men & One Boy)

    7%
  • Baker Employing 3 Hands

    7%
  • Bricklayer & Parish Clerk

    7%
  • Cloth Lapper

    7%

In 1881, the most common Kelty occupation in the UK was Baker (Employing 2 Men & One Boy). 7% of Kelty's were Baker (Employing 2 Men & One Boy)s. A less common occupation for the Kelty family was Cloth Lapper. Baker (Employing 2 Men & One Boy), Baker Employing 3 Hands and Bricklayer & Parish Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelty.

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Kelty Historical Records

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Kelty Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Kelty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kelty in 1945 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kelty

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