Devereux Family History

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Devereux Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from Évreux in Eure, France. See also Everest.

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


Similar surnames: Devereaux, Devere, Everest, Deveraux, Deverell, Revere, Debroux

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Devereux Family Origin

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Devereux Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Devereux. The most common Devereux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Devereux's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Devereux family was Keeping House.

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Devereux Historical Records

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Devereux Life Expectancy

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