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Diveley Family History

Diveley Name Meaning
Variant of Irish Divilly (see Dively).

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

18,828 Historical Documents with Diveley on Ancestry.com
1,588 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
502 Military Records
108 Immigration Records
1,678 Census and Voter Lists
14,952 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Diveley Families

  • Number of Diveley families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Diveley families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Diveley last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Diveley census records

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Diveley Family Origin

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Diveley Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Diveley families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Diveley

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Diveley Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Diveley census records

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Military Service by Diveley

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