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Kellogg Name Meaning

Scottish: of uncertain origin. Early forms such as de Kellock, de Keloche are evidently habitational names, perhaps from Keiloch in Aberdeenshire or Killoch in Ayrshire (see Killough). Scottish and northern English: from the Old Norse personal name Kjallákr, which is a borrowing of Irish Ceallach (see Kelly).

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


Similar surnames: Kellow, Mellon, Kellett, Killough, Welling, Helling, Kellis, Gelling

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Kellogg Family Origin

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Kellogg Family Occupations

What did your Kellogg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kellogg family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kellogg. The most common Kellogg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Kellogg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Kellogg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kellogg Life Expectancy

What is the average Kellogg lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kellogg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kellogg in 1944 was 68, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kellogg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kellogg 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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