Keehan Family History

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Keehan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McKeehan.

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


Similar surnames: Keelan, Feehan, Keegan, Keenan, Deehan, Teahan, Sheehan, Keohane

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Keehan Family Origin

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Keehan Family Occupations

What did your Keehan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Keehan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Keehan's were Farmers. Farmer, Goldsmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keehan. A less common occupation for the Keehan family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Goldsmith

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Miner

    13%

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

Keehan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Keehan Life Expectancy

What is the average Keehan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Keehan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Keehan in 1959 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keehan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keehan 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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