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Conyer Name Meaning

metathesized form of the occupational name Coyner. possibly an occupational name for a dealer in rabbits or rabbit skins, from an agent derivative of Middle English cony ‘rabbit’ (see Coney).

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


Similar surnames: Conner, Coney, Cogger, Center, Comer, Coyer, Canner, Denyer, Cryer

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Conyer Family Origin

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Conyer Family Occupations

What did your Conyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Conyer family was Power Loom Tuner. The most common Conyer occupation in the UK was Agent. 17% of Conyer's were Agents. Agent, Boot Maker and Out Door Pauper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conyer.

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  • Agent

    17%
  • Boot Maker

    17%
  • Out Door Pauper

    17%
  • Power Loom Tuner

    17%

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

Conyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Conyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Conyer 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 Conyer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Conyer. For the veterans among your Conyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Conyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Conyer lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Conyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Conyer in 1955 was 51, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conyer 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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