Everley Family History

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Everley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Everleigh in Wiltshire, named from Old English eofor ‘wild boar’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. There is an Everley in North Yorkshire (of the same derivation), which may be the source of the surname in some instances.

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

Similar surnames: Eversley, Beverley, Overly, Varley, Wheeley, Verley, Selley, Everly

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Everley Family Origin

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Everley Family Occupations

What did your Everley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Everley family was Engineer R.R.. The most common Everley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Everley's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Everley.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Engineer

  • Engineer R.R.


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

Everley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Everley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Everley 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 289 immigration records available for the last name Everley. 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 619 military records available for the last name Everley. For the veterans among your Everley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Everley Life Expectancy

What is the average Everley lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Everley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Everley in 1967 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Everley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Everley 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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