Killilea Family History

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Killilea Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Leith ‘son of the gray lad’.

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


Similar surnames: Killen, Killeen, Killelea, Killip, Kimbley, Killion, Millien, Killips

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Killilea Family Origin

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Killilea Family Occupations

What did your Killilea ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Killilea occupation in the UK was Stone Quarry Man. 100% of Killilea's were Stone Quarry Mans.

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  • Stone Quarry Man

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Killilea Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Killilea. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Killilea census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Killilea. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Killilea. For the veterans among your Killilea ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Killilea Life Expectancy

What is the average Killilea lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Killilea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Killilea in 1946 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Killilea

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Killilea 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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