Kneale Family History

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Kneale Name Meaning

Manx: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Néill (see McNeil).

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


Similar surnames: Neal, Knee, Keane, Nease, Nealy, Neace, Kienle, Nelle, Keagle, Knabe

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Kneale Family Origin

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Kneale Family Occupations

What did your Kneale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kneale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Kneale's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kneale family was Foreman. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kneale.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Foreman

    7%

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

Kneale Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kneale Life Expectancy

What is the average Kneale lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kneale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Kneale in 1959 was 64, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kneale

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kneale 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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