Neather Family History

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Neather Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Feather, Heather, Leather, Neathery, Esther, Netter, Mather, Nester

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Neather Family Origin

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Neather Family Occupations

What did your Neather ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Publing Thond were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Neather. 50% of Neather men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Minister

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Publing Thond

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

Neather Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 458 census records available for the last name Neather. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neather 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 41 immigration records available for the last name Neather. 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 27 military records available for the last name Neather. For the veterans among your Neather ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neather Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neather 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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