Keeping Family History

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Keeping Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Keeping Family Origin

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Keeping Family Occupations

What did your Keeping ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Home

    25%
  • Jeweler

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

In 1880, Farmer, Home and Jeweler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keeping. The most common Keeping occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Keeping's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Keeping family was Keeping House.

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Keeping Historical Records

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Keeping Life Expectancy

What is the average Keeping lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keeping 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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Famous Keeping Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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