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Kerans Name Meaning

Irish: probably a variant of Kieran, with English patronymic -s.

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


Similar surnames: Skeans, Kerins, Kearns, Kerns, Bevans, Beans, Keeran, Kern, Evans

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Kerans Family Origin

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Kerans Family Occupations

What did your Kerans ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kerans family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Works In Saw Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kerans. The most common Kerans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Kerans's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Kerans Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kerans Life Expectancy

What is the average Kerans lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kerans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kerans in 1962 was 64, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kerans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kerans 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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