Evett Family History

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Evett Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the female personal name Eve.

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

Similar surnames: Evatt, Evert, Eve, Lett, Jewett, Pett, Avent, Vent, Everett, Plett

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Evett Family Origin

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Evett Family Occupations

What did your Evett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Evett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Evett's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Evett family was Basket Weaver. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Evett.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Basket Maker

  • Basket Weaver


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

Evett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Evett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Evett 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 568 immigration records available for the last name Evett. 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 811 military records available for the last name Evett. For the veterans among your Evett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Evett Life Expectancy

What is the average Evett lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Evett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Evett in 1954 was 34, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Evett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Evett 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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