Kegg Family History

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Kegg Name Meaning

Manx: reduced form of Gaelic Mac Thaidhg (see McCaig).

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

Similar surnames: Key, Begg, Keef, Rugg, Pegg, Wege, Yegge, Hegge, Kees, Heng

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Kegg Family Origin

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Kegg Family Occupations

What did your Kegg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kegg. A less common occupation for the Kegg family was Carpenter. The most common Kegg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Kegg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Kegg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kegg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kegg 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 352 immigration records available for the last name Kegg. 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 743 military records available for the last name Kegg. For the veterans among your Kegg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kegg Life Expectancy

What is the average Kegg lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kegg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kegg in 1957 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kegg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kegg 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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