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Keniston Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, most likely in Dorset or Somerset, where the surname occurs most frequently. Alternatively, it may be from the Old English personal name Cynestan.

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

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Keniston Family Origin

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Keniston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Teamster

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Keniston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Keniston's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Keniston family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keniston.

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Keniston Life Expectancy

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