Killeen Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Killeen Name Meaning

Irish: from an Anglicized form of the Gaelic personal name Cillín, a pet form of Ceallach (see Kelly). The name was borne by various early Irish saints, including the leader of a 7th-century mission to Franconia and Thuringia, hence the popularity of the personal name Kilian in medieval central Europe.

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


Similar surnames: Killen, Hillen, Millen, Ellen, Gillen, Kneen, Tilley, Killey, Kallen

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Killeen Family Origin

Where is the Killeen family from?

SHOW MORE

Killeen Family Occupations

What did your Killeen ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • labourer

    14%
  • Housekeeper

    4%
  • Publican

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Killeen occupation in the UK was labourer. 14% of Killeen's were labourers. A less common occupation for the Killeen family was Agricultural Labourer. labourer, Housekeeper and Publican were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Killeen.

Source: Census data for Killeen | Data not to scale

Killeen Historical Records

What Killeen family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Killeen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Killeen

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Killeen Life Expectancy

What is the average Killeen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Killeen 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Killeen Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name