Jarvey Family History

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Jarvey Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Jarvie.

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


Similar surnames: Jervey, Darsey, Largey, Havey, Carsey, Garven, Arvey, Barkey, Garey

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Jarvey Family Origin

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Jarvey Family Occupations

What did your Jarvey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jarvey occupation in the USA was At Home. 17% of Jarvey's were At Homes. At Home, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jarvey. A less common occupation for the Jarvey family was Machinist.

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  • At Home

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Machinist

    17%

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

Jarvey Historical Records

What Jarvey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jarvey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jarvey 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 Jarvey

Passenger List

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

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Jarvey Life Expectancy

What is the average Jarvey lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Jarvey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Jarvey in 1953 was 54, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jarvey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jarvey 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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