Keough Family History

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Keough Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eochaidh ‘son of Eochaidh’, a personal name based on each ‘horse’. Compare McGahan.

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


Similar surnames: Mckeough, Lough, Mcgough, Gough, Bough, Drought, Koeth, Keogh, Kough

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Keough Family Origin

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Keough Family Occupations

What did your Keough ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keough. The most common Keough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Keough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Keough family was Carpenter.

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Keough Historical Records

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Keough Life Expectancy

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Famous Keough Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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