Neaves Family History

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Neaves Name Meaning

English (Kent): patronymic from Neve, i.e. ‘son of the nephew’. Scottish: probably a habitational name from a reduced form of Balneaves, a minor place in the parish of Kinkell, Angus.

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


Similar surnames: Neave, Beaver, Naves, Weaver, Eales, Nevels, Neves, Eaves, Leavey

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Neaves Family Origin

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Neaves Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Gardener

    4%
  • Charwoman

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Neaves family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Gardener and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neaves. The most common Neaves occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Neaves's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Neaves Life Expectancy

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