Keirn Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Kern, a reduced and altered form of McCarron. Possibly also an Americanized spelling of German Kern.

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


Similar surnames: Kearn, Kern, Keirns, Kirn, Keen, Hearn, Keil, Keown, Wein, Kerns

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Keirn Family Origin

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Keirn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Foreman In Boilershop

    7%
  • Horse Shoer

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keirn family was Horse Shoer. The most common Keirn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Keirn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Foreman In Boilershop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keirn.

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Keirn Historical Records

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Keirn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Keirn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Keirn in 1960 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keirn

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