Peevey Family History

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Peevey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Compare Pevey, Peavy, Peavey.

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


Similar surnames: Peevy, Pevey, Peavey, Seavey, Selvey, Beeney, Peercy, Penney, Sevey

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Peevey Family Origin

Where is the Peevey family from?

Peevey Family Occupations

What did your Peevey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Peevey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Peevey's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Cattle Trader were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peevey. A less common occupation for the Peevey family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farming

    16%
  • Cattle Trader

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Peevey Historical Records

What Peevey family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Peevey Life Expectancy

What is the average Peevey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Peevey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Peevey in 1963 was 66, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peevey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peevey 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 Peevey Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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