Kelsoe Family History

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Kelsoe Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Kelso.

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


Similar surnames: Kelso, Kellie, Kello, Kelsay, Nelson, Kellom, Elson, Kellow, Keele

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Kelsoe Family Origin

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Kelsoe Family Occupations

What did your Kelsoe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kelsoe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Kelsoe's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelsoe. A less common occupation for the Kelsoe family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Kelsoe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kelsoe Life Expectancy

What is the average Kelsoe lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kelsoe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kelsoe in 1959 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kelsoe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kelsoe 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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