O'keeffe Family History

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O'keeffe Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of O’Keefe.

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


Similar surnames: Keeffe, O'keefe, Keele, Keefe, Keeble, Kieffer, Keef, Keefner

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O'keeffe Family Origin

Where is the O'keeffe family from?

O'keeffe Family Occupations

What did your O'keeffe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common O'keeffe occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of O'keeffe's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the O'keeffe family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'keeffe.

View Census data for O'keeffe | Data not to scale

  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

O'keeffe Historical Records

What O'keeffe family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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O'keeffe Life Expectancy

What is the average O'keeffe lifespan?

Between 1993 and 2003, in the United States, O'keeffe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for O'keeffe in 1993 was 68, and 59 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for O'keeffe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'keeffe 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.

Famous O'keeffe Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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