Kepley Family History

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Kepley Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized form of German Kepler.

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


Similar surnames: Keeley, Kealey, Kerley, Rupley, Keppel, Kepler, Kenley, Lepley

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Kepley Family Origin

Where is the Kepley family from?

Kepley Family Occupations

What did your Kepley ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Kepley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kepley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kepley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kepley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kepley. 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 Kepley. For the veterans among your Kepley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kepley Life Expectancy

What is the average Kepley lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kepley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kepley in 1944 was 34, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kepley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kepley 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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