Keto Family History

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Keto Name Meaning

Finnish: from keto ‘meadow’, ‘grassy field’, originally a habitational name from a farmstead so named; it was also adopted during the name conversion movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries by Finns with Swedish surnames.

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

Similar surnames: Elo, Peto, Kell, Seto, Netz, Koeth, Cato, Vento, Kett, Kato

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Keto Family Origin

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Keto Family Occupations

What did your Keto ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Keto. 54% of Keto men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Keto women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keto were New Worker and Salesgirl

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • Miner
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Seamstress
  • Salesgirl

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

Keto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Keto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keto 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 528 immigration records available for the last name Keto. 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 259 military records available for the last name Keto. For the veterans among your Keto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keto Life Expectancy

What is the average Keto lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Keto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Keto in 1963 was 83, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keto 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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