History of your Surname
Get access to Keyde family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Keyde Family History

Keyde 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: Heyde, Keyte, Hyde, Kye, Lyde, Keane, Kyle, Weide, Kade, Clyde

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Keyde family from?

You can see how Keyde families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Keyde family name was found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 5 Keyde families living in Nova Scotia. This was about 36% of all the recorded Keyde's in Canada. Nova Scotia and 1 other province had the highest population of Keyde families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Keyde surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Keyde ancestors do for a living?

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

What Keyde family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 38 census records available for the last name Keyde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keyde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Keyde

Passenger Lists

There are 9 immigration records available for the last name Keyde. 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.

View all Keyde immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 2 military records available for the last name Keyde. For the veterans among your Keyde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Keyde military records

You've only scratched the surface of Keyde family history

Discover More

What is the average Keyde lifespan?

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Keyde family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Keyde last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial