Ketcham Family History

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Ketcham Name Meaning

English: perhaps a habitational name from Kitcham in Devon, but more likely a reduced form of Kitchenham, a habitational name from a place so named in East Sussex.

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


Similar surnames: Mitcham, Latham, Benham, Mepham, Derham, Hotham, Feltham, Newham

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Ketcham Family Origin

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Ketcham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ketcham. A less common occupation for the Ketcham family was Laborer. The most common Ketcham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Ketcham's were Farmers.

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Ketcham Historical Records

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Ketcham Life Expectancy

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