Deveny Family History

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Deveny Name Meaning

Hungarian (Dévényi): habitational name for someone from a place called Dévény, formerly in Hungary, now in Slovakia, or possibly from Divény in Nógrád county, or Devény (now Dövény) in Borsod county.

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


Similar surnames: Devon, Levens, Devaney, Denny, Devere, Devera, Dovey, Dewey, Hevey

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Deveny Family Origin

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Deveny Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Deveny occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Deveny's were Labourers.

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Deveny Historical Records

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Deveny Life Expectancy

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