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Deveny Name Meaning

Hungarian (Dévényi): habitational name for someone from a place called Dévény, formerly in Hungary, now in Slovakia, or possibly from Divény in Nógrád county, or Devény (now Dövény) in Borsod county.

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


Similar surnames: Devon, Levens, Devaney, Denny, Devere, Devera, Dovey, Dewey, Hevey

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Deveny Family Origin

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Deveny Family Occupations

What did your Deveny ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deveny family was Dress Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deveny. The most common Deveny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Deveny's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Dress Maker

    4%

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

Deveny Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Deveny ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Deveny Life Expectancy

What is the average Deveny lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Deveny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Deveny in 1951 was 60, and 64 in 2004.

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