Sevy Family History

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Sevy Name Meaning

French (Sévy): habitational name from a place so named in Yonne.

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

Similar surnames: Sens, Bey, Sava, Seck, Sem, Seda, Steve, Fey, Seal, Levy

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Sevy Family Origin

Where is the Sevy family from?

Sevy Family Occupations

What did your Sevy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sevy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Sevy's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sevy. A less common occupation for the Sevy family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Sevy Historical Records

What Sevy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Sevy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sevy 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 490 immigration records available for the last name Sevy. 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 801 military records available for the last name Sevy. For the veterans among your Sevy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sevy Life Expectancy

What is the average Sevy lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Sevy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Sevy in 1955 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sevy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sevy 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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