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

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Neave Family Origin

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Neave Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Book Keeper

    16%
  • Cheese Maker

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Source: Census data for Neave | Data not to scale

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Neave Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neave

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