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Killebrew Family History

Killebrew Name Meaning
Evidently an altered form of Cornish Killigrew, a habitational name from a place in St. Erme parish, Cornwall, probably named in Cornish as ‘hazelnut grove’, from kelly ‘grove’ + cnow ‘hazel trees’.

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

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11,855 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,917 Military Records
174 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Killebrew Families

  • Number of Killebrew families
     33 - 64
     12 - 32
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Killebrew last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Killebrew Family Origin

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Killebrew Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Killebrew

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Killebrew Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Killebrew census records

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Killebrew Civil War Service Records

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