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Verwey Family History

Verwey Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Vanderweide .

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


Similar surnames: Verley, Verhey, Verney, Overbey, Kerley, Berney, Veasey, Merkey

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Where is the Verwey family from?

You can see how Verwey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Verwey family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Verwey families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Verwey families living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Verwey's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Verwey families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Verwey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Verwey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Florist and Florist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Verwey. 34% of Verwey men worked as a Florist and 100% of Verwey women worked as a Florist. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Florist
    34%
  • Laborer
    34%
  • Mason
    17%
  • Salesman
    17%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Florist
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Verwey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Verwey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 937 immigration records available for the last name Verwey. 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 Cards

There are 252 military records available for the last name Verwey. For the veterans among your Verwey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Verwey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Verwey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Verwey in 1962 was 69, and 47 in 2004.

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