Evestaff Family History

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Evestaff 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: Staff, Wagstaff, Evenstad, Eveslage, Vestal, Mustafa, Eustace, Cuesta

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Evestaff Family Origin

Where is the Evestaff family from?

Evestaff Family Occupations

What did your Evestaff ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Builders Labourer and Dressmaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Evestaff. The most common Evestaff occupation in the UK was Builders Labourer. 50% of Evestaff's were Builders Labourers.

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  • Builders Labourer

  • Dressmaker


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

Evestaff Historical Records

What Evestaff family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 677 census records available for the last name Evestaff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Evestaff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Evestaff

Passenger List

There are 19 immigration records available for the last name Evestaff. 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 10 military records available for the last name Evestaff. For the veterans among your Evestaff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Evestaff Life Expectancy

What is the average Evestaff lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Evestaff 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 Evestaff

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