Ivy Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ivey.

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


Similar surnames: Amy, Wey, Ary, Davy, Dey, Fey, Hoy, Acy, Ivey, Boy

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Ivy Family Origin

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Ivy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ivy family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ivy. The most common Ivy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Ivy's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Ivy | Data not to scale

Ivy Historical Records

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Ivy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Ivy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ivy in 1942 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ivy

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