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

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Evestaff Family Occupations

What did your Evestaff ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Contractor Labour and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Evestaff. 15% of Evestaff men worked as a Builders Contractor Labour and 23% of Evestaff women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Evestaff were General Labourer Factory and Electrical Condenser Tester

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Contractor Labour
  • Concrete Rein Force Steel Fixer Heavy Worker
  • Fishmonger
  • General Labourer Factory

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Bias Machinist
  • Condenser Tester Electrica
  • Electrical Condenser Tester

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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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