Neave Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Neave Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): variant spelling of Neve ‘nephew’. Scottish: from a place called Nevay in Angus.

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


Similar surnames: Neaves, Neve, Nave, Neale, Beaver, Neals, Weare, Deale, Beaven, Veale

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Neave Family Origin

Where is the Neave family from?

Neave Family Occupations

What did your Neave ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neave family was Laborer. The most common Neave occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Neave's were Farmers. Farmer, Book Keeper and Cheese Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neave.

View Census data for Neave | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    26%
  • Book Keeper

    16%
  • Cheese Maker

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Neave Historical Records

What Neave family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Neave. 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.

View all Neave immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Neave. For the veterans among your Neave ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Neave military records

You've only scratched the surface of Neave family history.

Neave Life Expectancy

What is the average Neave lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Neave life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Neave in 1963 was 76, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neave

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neave 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.

Famous Neave Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name