Keck Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse personal name Keikr (from Old West Scandinavian keikr ‘bent backwards’). German: nickname from Middle High German kec ‘lively’, ‘active’ (cognate of English quick), which later changed its meaning to ‘bold’, ‘forward’, ‘fresh’.

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

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Keck Family Origin

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Keck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keck family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keck. The most common Keck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Keck's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Keck | Data not to scale

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Keck Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Keck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Keck in 1942 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keck

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