Keilen Family History

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Keilen Name Meaning

Dutch: reduced form of Van der Keilen, a variant of Keelen.

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

Similar surnames: Keelen, Keeley, Ellen, Meinen, Wellen, Kilen, Wilen, Keiner, Keeler

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Keilen Family Origin

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Keilen Family Occupations

What did your Keilen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Keilen occupation in the USA was Laboror. 50% of Keilen's were Laborors. Laboror and Rubber Works were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Keilen.

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  • Laboror

  • Rubber Works


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

Keilen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 741 census records available for the last name Keilen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Keilencensus 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 111 immigration records available for the last name Keilen. 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 366 military records available for the last name Keilen. For the veterans among your Keilen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Keilen Life Expectancy

What is the average Keilen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Keilen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Keilen in 1951 was 46, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Keilen 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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