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Keranen Family History

Keranen Name Meaning
Finnish (Keränen): possibly from Keräpää, a nickname for a bald person or someone with a round head and/or with closely cropped hair, + the common surname suffix -nen. In eastern Finland the name dates back to the 16th century.

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

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883 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Keranen Families

  • Number of Keranen families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Keranen Family Origin

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Keranen Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Keranen

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Keranen Family Occupations

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Military Service by Keranen

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