Keveny Family History

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Keveny 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: Deveny, Keaveny, Kemeny, Keeny, Leven, Kenny, Levene, Keeven, Kleven

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Keveny Family Origin

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Keveny Family Occupations

What did your Keveny ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Broker and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Keveny. 10% of Keveny men worked as a Broker and 23% of Keveny women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Keveny were Farmer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Broker
    10%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Deek Clerk
    10%
  • Farmer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    23%
  • Costume
    12%
  • Floor Girl
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    12%

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

Keveny Historical Records

What Keveny family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 494 census records available for the last name Keveny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keveny 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 Keveny

Passenger List

There are 184 immigration records available for the last name Keveny. 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 43 military records available for the last name Keveny. For the veterans among your Keveny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keveny Life Expectancy

What is the average Keveny lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2002, in the United States, Keveny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Keveny in 1967 was 79, and 95 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keveny

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keveny 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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