Eavey Family History

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Eavey Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of English Avey. However, this name is not known in the British Isles. It is also said to be an altered form of German Ebby, of unexplained origin; perhaps a variant of Ebben or Ewig.

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

Similar surnames: Avey, Reavey, Havey, Rabey, Rasey, Davey, Beaver, Ealey, Seavey

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Eavey Family Origin

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Eavey Family Occupations

What did your Eavey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Eavey.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Eavey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Eavey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eavey 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 101 immigration records available for the last name Eavey. 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 285 military records available for the last name Eavey. For the veterans among your Eavey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eavey Life Expectancy

What is the average Eavey lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Eavey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Eavey in 1941 was 48, and 87 in 2004.

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