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Conyers Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from either of two places in northern France: Coignières in Seine-et-Oise or Cogners in Sarthe. This surname is well established in the southern states, where it is now borne mainly by African Americans.

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


Similar surnames: Conyer, Manners, Boyer, Cordes, Converse, Sayers, Cooper, Sconyers

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Conyers Family Origin

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Conyers Family Occupations

What did your Conyers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Conyers family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Coal Miner and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conyers. The most common Conyers occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Conyers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Conyers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Conyers Life Expectancy

What is the average Conyers lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Conyers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Conyers in 1949 was 38, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conyers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conyers 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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