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Keener Family History

Keener Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of Kiener or Kühner (see Kuehner).

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

370,924 Historical Documents with Keener on Ancestry.com
60,745 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
10,494 Military Records
1,434 Immigration Records
42,340 Census and Voter Lists
255,911 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Keener Families

  • Number of Keener families
     157 - 311
     53 - 156
     1 - 52
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Keener families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Keener families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Keener census records

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Keener Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Keener families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Keener Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Keener families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Keener

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Keener Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Keener census records

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Keener Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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