Keays Family History

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Keays Name Meaning

English: variant of Kay.

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


Similar surnames: Keay, Kays, Keys, Keats, Kay, Key, Beas, Beans, Neals, Reay

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Keays Family Origin

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Keays Family Occupations

What did your Keays ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Grocer Clek were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keays. The most common Keays occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Keays's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Keays family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Grocer Clek

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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

Keays Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Keays Life Expectancy

What is the average Keays lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Keays life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Keays in 1962 was 70, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keays

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keays 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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