Everson Family History

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Everson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Ever (see Evers 2).

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

Similar surnames: Iverson, Emerson, Enerson, Evers, Everton, Leverson, Evanson, Pierson

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Everson Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Everson name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Everson. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Norway


  • Germanic Europe


  • Sweden


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Everson Family Origin

Where is the Everson family from?

Everson Family Occupations

What did your Everson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Everson. A less common occupation for the Everson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Everson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Everson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Everson Historical Records

What Everson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Everson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Everson 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Everson. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Everson. For the veterans among your Everson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Everson Life Expectancy

What is the average Everson lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Everson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Everson in 1942 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Everson 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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