Deveny Family History

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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

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Deveny Family Origin

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Deveny Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Dress Maker

    4%

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

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Deveny Historical Records

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Deveny Life Expectancy

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Famous Deveny Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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