Eve Name Meaning

English and Dutch: from the rare medieval female personal name Eve, Eva (from Hebrew Chava, of uncertain origin). This was, according to the Book of Genesis, the name of the first woman, and in some cases the name may have been acquired by someone (invariably a man) who had played the part in a drama dealing with the Creation.

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


Similar surnames: Neve, Eva, Eger, Ave, Even, Ege, Ede, Tye, Pere, Levy

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Eve Family Origin

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Eve Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Going To School

    33%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Fisherman

    11%

In 1881, the most common Eve occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Eve's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Going To School and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eve. A less common occupation for the Eve family was Fisherman.

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Eve Historical Records

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Eve Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Eve life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eve in 1949 was 42, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eve

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