Killebrew Family History

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Killebrew Name Meaning

Evidently an altered form of Cornish Killigrew, a habitational name from a place in St. Erme parish, Cornwall, probably named in Cornish as ‘hazelnut grove’, from kelly ‘grove’ + cnow ‘hazel trees’.

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


Similar surnames: Killinger, Bilbrey, Kitzerow, Villere, Kinnebrew, Koller, Killeen

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Killebrew Family Origin

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Killebrew Family Occupations

What did your Killebrew ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Killebrew. The most common Killebrew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Killebrew's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Killebrew family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    7%

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Killebrew Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Killebrew ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Killebrew Life Expectancy

What is the average Killebrew lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Killebrew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Killebrew in 1954 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

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United States

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