Keigley Family History

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Keigley Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Kügele (see Kugler). Alternatively, perhaps a variant of English Keighley.

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


Similar surnames: Keighley, Keeley, Beighley, Reiley, Kealey, Kelley, Keithley, Keatley

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Keigley Family Origin

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Keigley Family Occupations

What did your Keigley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, In Coal Mines and Beef Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keigley. A less common occupation for the Keigley family was Dry Goods & Groceries. The most common Keigley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Keigley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • In Coal Mines

    12%
  • Beef Butcher

    4%
  • Dry Goods & Groceries

    4%

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

Keigley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Keigley Life Expectancy

What is the average Keigley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Keigley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Keigley in 1950 was 53, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keigley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keigley 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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