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Everett Name Meaning

English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements eber ‘wild boar’ + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’. The surname was at first found mainly in East Anglia (still one of the principal locations of the variant Everett), which was an area of heavy Norman and Breton settlement after the Conquest. This suggests that the personal name may be of Continental (Norman) origin, but it is also possible that it swallowed up an unattested Old English cognate, Eoforheard.

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


Similar surnames: Leverett, Brett, Everest, Barrett, Everitt, Everetts, Averett, Syrett

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Everett Family Origin

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Everett Family Occupations

What did your Everett ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Going To School

    9%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%

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Everett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Everett Life Expectancy

What is the average Everett lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Everett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Everett in 1943 was 27, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Everett 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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