Deavers Family History

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Deavers Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Deaver, with the addition of the English patronymic suffix -s.

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

Similar surnames: Devers, Seavers, Beavers, Deaver, Beaver, Meaders, Chavers, Lavers

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Deavers Family Origin

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Deavers Family Occupations

What did your Deavers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deavers family was Farm. The most common Deavers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Deavers's were Farmers. Farmer, Labor and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deavers.

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  • Farmer

  • Labor

  • Laborer

  • Farm


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

Deavers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Deavers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deavers 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 101 immigration records available for the last name Deavers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Deavers. For the veterans among your Deavers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deavers Life Expectancy

What is the average Deavers lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Deavers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Deavers in 1949 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deavers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deavers 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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