14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Navy Family History

Navy Name Meaning

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

65,136 Historical Documents with Navy on Ancestry.com
5,510 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
45,927 Military Records
470 Immigration Records
8,896 Census and Voter Lists
4,333 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Navy Families

  • Number of Navy families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Navy families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Navy last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Navy census records

You can see how Navy families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Navy census records >

Navy Family Origin

Click on a place to view Navy immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Navy families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

View all Navy immigration records >

Navy Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Navy immigration records

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Navy immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Navy

Click on a circle in the chart to view Navy birth and death records

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your 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.

View all Navy ancestors in the SSDI

Navy Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Navy census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Navy ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Navy census records >

Navy Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Navy military records >

Message Board about Navy 5 Threads, 16 Messages

Browse message boards to get helpful hints from other people researching the name Navy.

Look up another family name
×
  • Visit our other sites:

© 1997-2014 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | Privacy | Terms and Conditions