Ketron Family History

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Ketron Name Meaning

Americanized form of English Kettering.

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


Similar surnames: Catron, Herron, Getson, Keirn, Kitson, Kearn, Betson, Kenyon, Petros

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Ketron Family Origin

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Ketron Family Occupations

What did your Ketron ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ketron family was Doctor. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ketron. The most common Ketron occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Ketron's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Doctor

    3%

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

Ketron Historical Records

What Ketron family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ketron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ketron 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 Ketron

Passenger List

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

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Ketron Life Expectancy

What is the average Ketron lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Ketron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Ketron in 1942 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ketron

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ketron 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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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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