Kevey Family History

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Kevey 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: Hevey, Levey, Kever, Pevey, Sevey, Devey, Evey, Neve, Lever, Leven

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Kevey Family Origin

Where is the Kevey family from?

Kevey Family Occupations

What did your Kevey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Labor and Forelady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kevey. 34% of Kevey men worked as a Labor and 50% of Kevey women worked as a Forelady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kevey were Waiter and Owner Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Labor
    34%
  • Owner Manager
    34%
  • Waiter
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Forelady
    50%
  • Owner Assistant
    50%

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

Kevey Historical Records

What Kevey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 389 census records available for the last name Kevey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kevey 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 22 immigration records available for the last name Kevey. 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 25 military records available for the last name Kevey. For the veterans among your Kevey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kevey Life Expectancy

What is the average Kevey lifespan?

Between 1993 and 2000, in the United States, Kevey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kevey in 1993 was 72, and 77 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kevey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kevey 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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