Nephew Family History

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Nephew Name Meaning

English: kinship name from Old French neveu ‘nephew’.

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


Similar surnames: Lehew, New, Mepham, Neaves, Chew, Morphew, Renew, Stephen, Rhew

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Nephew Family Origin

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Nephew Family Occupations

What did your Nephew ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Works In Shoe Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nephew. The most common Nephew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Nephew's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nephew family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Works In Shoe Shop

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Nephew Historical Records

What Nephew family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Nephew Life Expectancy

What is the average Nephew lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Nephew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Nephew in 1951 was 27, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nephew

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nephew 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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