Keup Family History

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Keup Name Meaning

Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Jacop (see Jacob).

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

Similar surnames: Keep, Kepp, Kemp, Ketz, Kees, Kamp, Roup, Kaup, Keel, Krepp

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Keup Family Origin

Where is the Keup family from?

Keup Family Occupations

What did your Keup ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keup. A less common occupation for the Keup family was Keeping House. The most common Keup occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Keup's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Keup Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Keup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keup 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 215 immigration records available for the last name Keup. 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 279 military records available for the last name Keup. For the veterans among your Keup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keup Life Expectancy

What is the average Keup lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Keup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Keup in 1959 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keup

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keup 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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