Vesey Family History

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Vesey Name Meaning

English: variant of Veazey.

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

Similar surnames: Veasey, Vasey, Busey, Veley, Vesel, Vessey, Verley, Hersey, Lewey

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Vesey Family Origin

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Vesey Family Occupations

What did your Vesey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Vesey. 4% of Vesey men worked as an Agricultural Labourer and 45% of Vesey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vesey were Farm Labourer and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Clerk In Holy Orders
  • Farm Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Old Age Pensioner
  • Cook

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

Vesey Historical Records

What Vesey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Vesey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vesey 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Vesey. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Vesey. For the veterans among your Vesey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vesey Life Expectancy

What is the average Vesey lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Vesey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Vesey in 1955 was 52, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vesey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vesey 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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