History of your Surname
Get access to Evert family records.Start a free trial

Evert Family History

Evert Name Meaning

German: northern variant of Ebert .

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


Similar surnames: Evers, Ebert, Evertz, Ewert, Everts, Egert, Egbert, Evett, Abert

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Evert family from?

You can see how Evert families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Evert family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Evert families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 11 Evert families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 27% of all the recorded Evert's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Evert families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Evert surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Evert ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Evert. 21% of Evert men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Evert women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Evert were Salesman and Housewife. .

View Census Data for Evert | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Truck Driver
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    12%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    11%
  • Housewife
    9%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Evert family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Evert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Evert census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Evert

Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Evert. 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.

View all Evert immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Evert. For the veterans among your Evert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Evert military records

You've only scratched the surface of Evert family history

Discover More

What is the average Evert lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Evert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Evert in 1944 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Evert

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Evert family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial