Neveu Family History

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Neveu Name Meaning

French: from Old French neveu ‘nephew’ (Latin nepos, genitive nepotis), presumably denoting the nephew of some great personage.

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

Similar surnames: Neve, Lever, Neveau, Revel, Level, Nemes, Deveau, Neave, Leven, Neef

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Neveu Family Origin

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Neveu Family Occupations

What did your Neveu ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Neveu occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 24% of Neveu's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neveu. A less common occupation for the Neveu family was Couturiere.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Journalier

  • Labourer

  • Couturiere


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

Neveu Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Neveu. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neveu 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Neveu. 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 700 military records available for the last name Neveu. For the veterans among your Neveu ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neveu Life Expectancy

What is the average Neveu lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Neveu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Neveu in 1955 was 52, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neveu

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neveu 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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