Kevelin Family History

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Kevelin 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: Keelin, Severin, Keelan, Kevin, Keeling, Evelyn, Tevlin, Devlin

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Kevelin Family Origin

Where is the Kevelin family from?

Kevelin Family Occupations

What did your Kevelin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kevelin. 20% of Kevelin men worked as a Truck Driver and 25% of Kevelin women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kevelin were Banker and Practical Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Truck Driver
    20%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Auditor
    7%
  • Banker
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    25%
  • Housekeeper
    13%
  • Housework
    13%
  • Practical Nurse
    13%

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

Kevelin Historical Records

What Kevelin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 272 census records available for the last name Kevelin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kevelin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Kevelin

Passenger List

There are 34 immigration records available for the last name Kevelin. 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 30 military records available for the last name Kevelin. For the veterans among your Kevelin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kevelin Life Expectancy

What is the average Kevelin lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2000, in the United States, Kevelin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kevelin in 1946 was 33, and 45 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kevelin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kevelin 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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