Sevier Family History

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Sevier Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a sieve-maker, Middle English siviere (from an agent derivative of Old English sife ‘sieve’).

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


Similar surnames: Lever, Seiler, Seiner, Seyer, Semler, Levier, Seifer, Seger, Geier

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Sevier Family Origin

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Sevier Family Occupations

What did your Sevier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Sevier occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Sevier's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sevier. A less common occupation for the Sevier family was Labourer (Ag).

View Census data for Sevier | Data not to scale

  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Labourer (Ag)

    7%

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

Sevier Historical Records

What Sevier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sevier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sevier 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 Sevier

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sevier. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sevier. For the veterans among your Sevier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sevier Life Expectancy

What is the average Sevier lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Sevier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Sevier in 1947 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sevier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sevier 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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