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Selvy Family Origin

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Selvy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Labor

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • At Home

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Labor and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Selvy. The most common Selvy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Selvy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Selvy family was At Home.

Source: Census data for Selvy | Data not to scale

Selvy Historical Records

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Selvy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2003, Selvy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Selvy in 1956 was 59, and 69 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Selvy

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