Falvey Family History

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Falvey Name Meaning

Irish (Kerry): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fáilbhe ‘descendant of Fáilbhe’, a byname meaning ‘lively’.

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


Similar surnames: Calvey, Halley, Foley, Harvey, Mulvey, Hulvey, Fahey, Malley, Cavey

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Falvey Family Origin

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Falvey Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Falvey family was Tailor. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Falvey. The most common Falvey occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Falvey's were Laborers.

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Falvey Historical Records

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Falvey Life Expectancy

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