Evesley Family History

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Evesley Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Eversley, Everley, Wesley, Chesley, Verley, Hesley, Vessey, Beverley

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Evesley Family Origin

Where is the Evesley family from?

Evesley Family Occupations

What did your Evesley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Evesley occupation in the UK was Lodging House Keeper. 100% of Evesley's were Lodging House Keepers.

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  • Lodging House Keeper


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

Evesley Historical Records

What Evesley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Evesley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Evesley 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Evesley. 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 3 military records available for the last name Evesley. For the veterans among your Evesley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Evesley Life Expectancy

What is the average Evesley lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Evesley 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Evesley

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