Pevey Name Meaning

Scottish or English: unexplained. Compare Peavey.

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


Similar surnames: Peevey, Peavey, Sevey, Levey, Penney, Lever, Havey, Lavey, Perry

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Pevey Family Origin

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Pevey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Dentist

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Dentist and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pevey. A less common occupation for the Pevey family was Farming. The most common Pevey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Pevey's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Pevey | Data not to scale

Pevey Historical Records

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Pevey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Pevey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Pevey in 1962 was 77, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pevey

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