Devore Family History

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Devore Name Meaning

French: variant of De Var, a habitational name for someone from a place named Var, for example in Charente. Respelling of French Devors, a habitational name, with the preposition de, for someone from Vors in Aveyron.

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


Similar surnames: Devere, Revere, Demory, Debord, Dore, Devos, Delorey, Devol, Deboe

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Devore Family Origin

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Devore Family Occupations

What did your Devore ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Devore. The most common Devore occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Devore's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Devore family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Devore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Devore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Devore census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Devore Life Expectancy

What is the average Devore lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Devore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Devore in 1944 was 21, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Devore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Devore 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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