Evens Family History

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Evens Name Meaning

English and Welsh: variant spelling of Welsh Evans.

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

Similar surnames: Evins, Evans, Bevens, Ewens, Emens, Ivens, Leavens, Levene, Evon

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Evens Family Origin

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Evens Family Occupations

What did your Evens ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Evens. The most common Evens occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Evens's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Evens family was Labourer.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Carpenter

  • Labourer


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

Evens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 69,000 census records available for the last name Evens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Evens 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Evens. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Evens. For the veterans among your Evens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Evens Life Expectancy

What is the average Evens lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Evens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Evens in 1962 was 55, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Evens 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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