Devere Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Devere Name Meaning

French and English: habitational name, with the French preposition de, from any of the numerous places named with the Gaulish element ver(n) ‘alder’, for example in Calvados and Manche.

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

Similar surnames: Devore, Revere, Deger, Deneve, Lever, Devera, Demers, Severe, Dover

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Devere Family Origin

Where is the Devere family from?

Devere Family Occupations

What did your Devere ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Devere occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Devere's were Laborers. Laborer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Devere. A less common occupation for the Devere family was Actress.

View Census data for Devere | Data not to scale

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Actress


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

Devere Historical Records

What Devere family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Devere. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Devere census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Devere

Passenger List

There are 829 immigration records available for the last name Devere. 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.

View all Devere immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Devere. For the veterans among your Devere ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Devere military records

You've only scratched the surface of Devere family history.

Devere Life Expectancy

What is the average Devere lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Devere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Devere in 1953 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Devere

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Devere 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.

Famous Devere Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name