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Devney Family Origin

Where is the Devney family from?

Devney Family Occupations

What did your Devney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Devney family was Hairdresser. Farmer, Laborer and Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Devney. The most common Devney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Devney's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Cotton Mill

    13%
  • Hairdresser

    13%

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

Devney Historical Records

What Devney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Devney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Devney 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 Devney

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Devney. 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 Devney. For the veterans among your Devney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Devney Life Expectancy

What is the average Devney lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Devney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Devney in 1957 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Devney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Devney 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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