Evers Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on the edge of an escarpment, from Middle English evere ‘edge’, a word that is probably of Old English origin, though unattested. English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Ever, from Old English Eofor ‘boar’. North German and Dutch: patronymic from Evert.

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

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Evers Family Origin

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Evers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Evers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Evers's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Evers. A less common occupation for the Evers family was Carpenter.

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Between 1947 and 2004, Evers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Evers in 1947 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Evers

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