Keven Family History

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Keven 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: Leven, Keeven, Kleven, Kevin, Even, Keen, Koven, Kever, Kemen, Kevern

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Keven Family Origin

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Keven Family Occupations

What did your Keven ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Engine Fitter Shipyard and General Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Keven. 50% of Keven women worked as a General Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Engine Fitter Shipyard

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • General Domestic
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Keven Historical Records

What Keven family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 891 census records available for the last name Keven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keven 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 128 immigration records available for the last name Keven. 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 106 military records available for the last name Keven. For the veterans among your Keven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keven Life Expectancy

What is the average Keven lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2001, in the United States, Keven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Keven in 1967 was 47, and 65 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keven 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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