Davie Family History

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Davie Name Meaning

Scottish: from the Scottish pet form of the personal name David. English: variant of Way (see below).

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

Similar surnames: Davies, David, Davy, Davin, Davi, Davee, Daniel, Jarvie, Savin, Dixie

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Davie Family Origin

Where is the Davie family from?

Davie Family Occupations

What did your Davie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Davie. A less common occupation for the Davie family was Ag. Lab.. The most common Davie occupation in the UK was Farmer. 3% of Davie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Ag. Lab.


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

Davie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 104,000 census records available for the last name Davie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Davie 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Davie. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Davie. For the veterans among your Davie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Davie Life Expectancy

What is the average Davie lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Davie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Davie in 1943 was 35, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Davie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Davie 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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