Celvey Family History

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Celvey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Calvey, Selvey, Helvey, Cerney, Culver, Caley, Cilley, Coley, Kelsey

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Celvey Family Origin

Where is the Celvey family from?

Celvey Family Occupations

What did your Celvey ancestors do for a living?

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

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Celvey Historical Records

What Celvey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 103 census records available for the last name Celvey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Celvey 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Celvey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 36 military records available for the last name Celvey. For the veterans among your Celvey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Celvey Life Expectancy

What is the average Celvey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Celvey 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Celvey

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