Kegley Family History

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Kegley Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coigligh (see Quigley).

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


Similar surnames: Keeley, Begley, Kenley, Cogley, Deeley, Feeley, Wegley, Kealey

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Kegley Family Origin

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Kegley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Brick Laying

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Kegley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Kegley's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Laying were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kegley. A less common occupation for the Kegley family was Carpenter.

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Kegley Historical Records

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Kegley Life Expectancy

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