Keightley Family History

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Keightley Name Meaning

English: variant of Keighley. Irish: also found in Ireland as an equivalent of Gately.

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

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Keightley Family Origin

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Keightley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keightley family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keightley. The most common Keightley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Keightley's were Farmers.

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Keightley Historical Records

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Keightley Life Expectancy

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Famous Keightley Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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