Ivey Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Ivoy in Cher, northern France.

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


Similar surnames: Ives, Viney, Iley, Irey, Wiley, Avery, Drey, Eavey, Irby, Bovey

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Ivey Family Origin

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Ivey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ivey family was Farm Laborer. The most common Ivey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Ivey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ivey.

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Ivey Historical Records

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Ivey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Ivey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ivey in 1940 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ivey

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