Eveson Family History

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Eveson 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: Oveson, Iveson, Everson, Evenson, Elson, Iverson, Evanson, Beeson

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Eveson Family Origin

Where is the Eveson family from?

Eveson Family Occupations

What did your Eveson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Eveson family was Grocer. Chain Maker, Farmer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eveson. The most common Eveson occupation in the UK was Chain Maker. 11% of Eveson's were Chain Makers.

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  • Chain Maker

  • Farmer

  • Gardener

  • Grocer


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

Eveson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Eveson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eveson 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 716 immigration records available for the last name Eveson. 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 226 military records available for the last name Eveson. For the veterans among your Eveson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eveson Life Expectancy

What is the average Eveson lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2002, in the United States, Eveson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Eveson in 1965 was 87, and 86 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eveson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eveson 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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