Keaveny Family History

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Keaveny Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Géibheannaigh ‘descendant of Géibheannach’ and Mac Géibheannaigh ‘son of Géibheannach’ (see Guiney).

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


Similar surnames: Keeven, Keahey, Heaven, Reavey, Heavey, Keena, Keary, Leavey, Keaney

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Keaveny Family Origin

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Keaveny Family Occupations

What did your Keaveny ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Keaveny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Keaveny's were Farmers. Farmer and In Iron Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Keaveny. A less common occupation for the Keaveny family was Keep House.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • In Iron Mill

    33%
  • Keep House

    33%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Keaveny ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Keaveny Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Keaveny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keaveny 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 Keaveny. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Keaveny. For the veterans among your Keaveny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keaveny Life Expectancy

What is the average Keaveny lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Keaveny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Keaveny in 1942 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keaveny

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keaveny 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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