Creevy Family History

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Creevy Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Craobhaigh ‘descendant of Craobhach’, a byname meaning ‘curly(-headed)’ or ‘prolific’ (from craobh ‘branch’, ‘bough’).

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


Similar surnames: Mcgreevy, Creely, Creedon, Craney, Creed, Creary, Cree, Reedy, Reney

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Creevy Family Origin

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Creevy Family Occupations

What did your Creevy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Landlady were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creevy. A less common occupation for the Creevy family was Mechncl. Engineer. The most common Creevy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Creevy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Landlady

    10%
  • Mechncl. Engineer

    10%

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Creevy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Creevy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Creevy 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Creevy. 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 Creevy. For the veterans among your Creevy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Creevy Life Expectancy

What is the average Creevy lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2003, in the United States, Creevy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Creevy in 1949 was 58, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Creevy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Creevy 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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