Kevelighan Family History

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Kevelighan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Keelan, Meighan, Keegan, Heneghan, Relihan, Kernaghan, Nelligan

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Kevelighan Family Origin

Where is the Kevelighan family from?

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Kevelighan Family Occupations

What did your Kevelighan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Driver was the top reported job for people in the US named Kevelighan.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Driver

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

Kevelighan Historical Records

What Kevelighan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 37 census records available for the last name Kevelighan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kevelighan 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Kevelighan. 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 12 military records available for the last name Kevelighan. For the veterans among your Kevelighan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kevelighan Life Expectancy

What is the average Kevelighan lifespan?

Between 1982 and 2003, in the United States, Kevelighan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kevelighan in 1982 was 82, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kevelighan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kevelighan 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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