Nevers Family History

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Nevers Name Meaning

French and English: habitational name from the city of Nevers in France. The 1881 British census records a William Nevers, born in Norfolk, and eight bearers of the name Albrecht de Nevers, the eldest of whom, Edward, was born in Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Revere, Evers, Devere, Lever, Nieves, Naves, Severe, Demers, Neves

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Nevers Family Origin

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Nevers Family Occupations

What did your Nevers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nevers. A less common occupation for the Nevers family was Keeping House. The most common Nevers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Nevers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Nevers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Nevers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nevers 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 620 immigration records available for the last name Nevers. 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 Nevers. For the veterans among your Nevers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nevers Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Nevers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nevers in 1960 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nevers 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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