Hevey Family History

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Hevey Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Hévé, a variant of the Normandy name Dévé, a nickname from desvé ‘mad,’ ‘insane’.

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


Similar surnames: Hewey, Levey, Havey, Heney, Hulvey, Hees, Selvey, Heavey, Hovey

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Hevey Family Origin

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Hevey Family Occupations

What did your Hevey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Asst Janitor At Ct Hse were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hevey. A less common occupation for the Hevey family was Book Keeper. The most common Hevey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Hevey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Asst Janitor At Ct Hse

    6%
  • Book Keeper

    6%

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

Hevey Historical Records

What Hevey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hevey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hevey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hevey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hevey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hevey. For the veterans among your Hevey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hevey Life Expectancy

What is the average Hevey lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hevey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hevey in 1953 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hevey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hevey 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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