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Keyber Family History

Keyber Surname 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: Keyser, Kelber, Keber, Kerber, Keyzer, Keller, Felber, Meyer, Kerker

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Where is the Keyber family from?

You can see how Keyber families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Keyber family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Keyber families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Keyber family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Keyber's in USA. New York had the highest population of Keyber families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Keyber surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Keyber ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Keyber ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 66 census records available for the last name Keyber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keyber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 19 immigration records available for the last name Keyber. 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 Cards

There are 4 military records available for the last name Keyber. For the veterans among your Keyber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Keyber lifespan?

Average Keyber life expectancy in 1980 was 82 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

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