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Keene Genealogy & History

Keene is from the Old English word cene or cyne, meaning king or chief. It is also from Middle English kene, a nickname for someone who is proud or brave. It may also derive from the Gaelic � Cathain (a descendent of Cathain), which is a form of the personal name Cath (battle). As a result, it would be a child of a battler or warrior. Keene family history shows Adam Kene as the first known recording of the name in the Curia Regis Rolls of Suffolk, England, in 1207. Keene genealogy includes chess grandmaster Raymond Dennis Keene and actress and manager Laura Keene.


Keene Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Keene-- --, 1923July 29,2010NC
B Bond Keene-- --, 1935December ,1982AL
C Thelma Keene-- --, 1913November 12,2002TN
D Joseph Keene-- --, 1920July 31,1998PA

Keene Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E George Keene-- --, 1919December 3,1994Vincennes,IN
Fannie Keene-- --, 1923February ,1981Tampa,FL
G Jason Keene-- --, 1950August ,1986Portland,ME
Hall Keene-- --, 1909May 27,1992Santa Fe,NM

Keene Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Abbey KeenePhyllis SandersJuly 3,1981Wake, NC
Charles KeeneJanice JonesJuly 31,1964Wake, NC
Daniel KeeneDena WhitsittNovember 19,1994Wake, NC
Frank KeeneNannette WiseDecember 28,1968Harris, TX

Most Common Surnames After Keene

1688th: Cutler1689th: Culver
1690th: Lind1691st: Sylvester
1692nd: Gauthier1693rd: Souza
1694th: Arrington1695th: Stubbs
1696th: Kyle1697th: Manuel

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