Keown Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eoghain (in Connacht) and Mac Eoin (in east Ulster), both meaning ‘son of John’, and possibly also of Ó Ceantháin in Co. Fermanagh.

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

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Keown Family Origin

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Keown Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keown family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keown. The most common Keown occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Keown's were Farmers.

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Keown Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Keown life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Keown in 1941 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keown

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