Diveley Family History

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Diveley Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Divilly (see Dively).

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


Similar surnames: Dively, Deveney, Cokeley, Gateley, Diven, Dovey, Wiley, Bireley

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Diveley Family Origin

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Diveley Family Occupations

What did your Diveley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Diveley family was Retail Grocer. Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diveley. The most common Diveley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Diveley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • Grocer

    5%
  • Retail Grocer

    5%

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Diveley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Diveley Life Expectancy

What is the average Diveley lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Diveley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Diveley in 1943 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diveley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diveley 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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