Yelverton Family History

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Yelverton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Devon recorded in 1291 as Elleford ‘elder tree (Old English ellen) ford’; tun ‘village’ is a later addition. Alternatively, the surname may have be from Yelverton in Norfolk, which is probably from the personal name Geldfriþ + Old English tun ‘village’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Yelverton Family Origin

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Yelverton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yelverton family was Keeping House. The most common Yelverton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Yelverton's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yelverton.

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Yelverton Historical Records

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Yelverton Life Expectancy

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