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Keesee Family History

Keesee Name Meaning
Altered spelling of Keese, a North German form of Kase, or Giese, also a German surname.

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

122,246 Historical Documents with Keesee on Ancestry
13,904 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,476 Military Records
227 Immigration Records
8,676 Census and Voter Lists
96,963 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Keesee Families

  • Number of Keesee families
     29 - 55
     10 - 28
     1 - 9
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Keesee families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Keesee last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Keesee census records

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Keesee Family Origin

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Keesee Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Keesee

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Keesee Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Keesee census records

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Keesee Civil War Service Records

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