Killebrew Family History

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Killebrew Name Meaning

Evidently an altered form of Cornish Killigrew, a habitational name from a place in St. Erme parish, Cornwall, probably named in Cornish as ‘hazelnut grove’, from kelly ‘grove’ + cnow ‘hazel trees’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Killinger, Bilbrey, Kitzerow, Villere, Kinnebrew, Koller, Killeen

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Killebrew Family Origin

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Killebrew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Killebrew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Killebrew's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Killebrew family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Killebrew.

Source: Census data for Killebrew | Data not to scale

Killebrew Historical Records

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Killebrew Life Expectancy

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