Keveney Family History

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Keveney 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: Keeney, Keaveney, Deveney, Kaveney, Devaney, Levene, Coveney, Keeley

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Keveney Family Origin

Where is the Keveney family from?

Keveney Family Occupations

What did your Keveney ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer was the top reported job for people in the UK named Keveney. 34% of Keveney men worked as a General Labourer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    34%
  • Labourer Heavy Work
    34%
  • Painter decorator
    34%

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

Keveney Historical Records

What Keveney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Keveney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keveney 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 Keveney

Passenger List

There are 282 immigration records available for the last name Keveney. 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 141 military records available for the last name Keveney. For the veterans among your Keveney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keveney Life Expectancy

What is the average Keveney lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1999, in the United States, Keveney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Keveney in 1963 was 91, and 97 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keveney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keveney 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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