Deveney Family History

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Deveney Name Meaning

Irish: spelling variant of Devaney.

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


Similar surnames: Devenny, Devenney, Devney, Deviney, Devanney, Keeney, Devinney

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Deveney Family Origin

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Deveney Family Occupations

What did your Deveney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deveney family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farming and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deveney. The most common Deveney occupation in the USA was Laborer. 18% of Deveney's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Deveney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Deveney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deveney 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Deveney. 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 Deveney. For the veterans among your Deveney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deveney Life Expectancy

What is the average Deveney lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Deveney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Deveney in 1957 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deveney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deveney 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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