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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In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ivy. 26% of Ivy men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Ivy women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ivy were Farm Laborer and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Maid
    8%
  • Cook
    7%

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

Ivy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 60,000 census records available for the last name Ivy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ivy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Ivy. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Ivy. For the veterans among your Ivy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ivy Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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