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Convey Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McConvey, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conmidhe, Mac Conmeadha (see McNamee).

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

Similar surnames: Covey, Convery, Calvey, Conley, Conkey, Cavey, Cooney, Cogley, Conaty

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Convey Family Origin

Where is the Convey family from?

Convey Family Occupations

What did your Convey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Convey family was Clerk. Farmer, Going To School and Brakeman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Convey. The most common Convey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Convey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Brakeman

  • Clerk


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

Convey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Convey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Convey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Convey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Convey. For the veterans among your Convey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Convey Life Expectancy

What is the average Convey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Convey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Convey in 1963 was 86, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Convey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Convey 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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