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Jervis Family Origin

Where is the Jervis family from?

Jervis Family Occupations

What did your Jervis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jervis family was Keeping House. The most common Jervis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Jervis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jervis.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeping House


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

Jervis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Jervis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jervis 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Jervis. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Jervis. For the veterans among your Jervis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jervis Life Expectancy

What is the average Jervis lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Jervis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Jervis in 1947 was 40, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jervis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jervis 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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