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Where is the Peavey family from?
You can see how Peavey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Peavey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Peavey families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 20 Peavey families living in New Hampshire. This was about 56% of all the recorded Peavey's in USA. New Hampshire had the highest population of Peavey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Peavey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Peavey. 28% of Peavey men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Peavey women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Peavey were Manager and Housework. .