Even Name Meaning

Breton: cognate of Evan 1. In some cases perhaps an altered spelling of Evan or Ivan. Shortened form of the Dutch topographic name van Even, from Middle Dutch even(e) ‘black oats’.

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


Similar surnames: Aven, Eden, Leven, Eve, Lien, Ewen, Evon, Evan, Erven, Leben

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Even Family Origin

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Even Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Fundholder

    25%
  • Iron Ship Rivetter

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Fundholder and Iron Ship Rivetter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Even. A less common occupation for the Even family was Labourer. The most common Even occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Even's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Even Historical Records

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Even Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Even life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Even in 1956 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Even

Famous Even Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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