Eversley Family History

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Eversley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Essex and Hampshire named Eversley. The second is named from Old English eofor ‘boar’ or the personal name Eofor + leah ‘woodland clearing’. The surname is now more frequent in the midlands than the south of England, and it may be that another, lost or unidentified source is involved.

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

Similar surnames: Everley, Eckersley, Worsley, Hensley, Beverley, Varley, Horsley

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Eversley Family Origin

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Eversley Family Occupations

What did your Eversley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Eversley occupation in the UK was Anuitant. 14% of Eversley's were Anuitants. A less common occupation for the Eversley family was Interest From West India Property. Anuitant, Coal Miner and FundHolder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eversley.

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  • Anuitant

  • Coal Miner

  • FundHolder

  • Interest From West India Property


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Eversley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eversley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eversley 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Eversley. 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 238 military records available for the last name Eversley. For the veterans among your Eversley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eversley Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Eversley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Eversley in 1963 was 78, and 82 in 2004.

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