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Turvey Family History

Turvey Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Turvey, a place in Bedfordshire named from Old English turf ‘turf’, ‘grass’ + eg ‘island’, ‘low-lying land’.

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

139,425 Historical Documents with Turvey on Ancestry.com
41,339 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,853 Military Records
1,565 Immigration Records
33,229 Census and Voter Lists
61,439 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Turvey Families

  • Number of Turvey families
     24 - 46
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Turvey families
     78 - 154
     27 - 77
     1 - 26
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Turvey families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Turvey census records

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Turvey Family Origin

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

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Turvey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Turvey 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.

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Average Life Expectancy for Turvey

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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.

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Turvey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Turvey census records

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

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Turvey Civil War Service Records

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