Skip to content
  • Start your family tree

Origins of the Evenson surname

A collage of historical images including two family portraits and a postcard of people boarding a ship

About the Evensons

We have a total number of 2882 records for people with the last name Evenson.

Find out more about your family in our records

or try an advanced search

I’ve managed to trace back to the mid-1500s! I can’t believe it! Utterly engrossing and I have uncovered some quite moving and heartbreaking stories attached to various ancestors. You don’t need any qualifications to start - just time patience, and some information.

SS
Stuart
TrustPilot review
1 of 3

Start your family tree

Trace your family back in time. Make new discoveries and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Evensons.

Sign up to get started

Delve deeper into the Evenson family's history

Where do most Evensons live?

In 1921, most Evensons lived in West Midlands.


Census records trace your ancestors through each generation, so you can follow where your relatives lived through each decade.

Interesting facts about Evensons

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,470 records for the Evenson surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Evensons most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Evensons.

What are the most common Evenson first names?

  • John
  • Ole
  • Mary
  • Anna

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Evenson family members

Common jobs for Evensons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Evensons in 1921
Dressmaker

7

Tailoress

6

Fustian Cutter

5

Dress Maker

3

General Servant Domestic

3

Common Male occupations for Evensons in 1921
Farm Hands

14

Tinsmiths

9

Carter

7

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

7

General Farmers

6

An image of a census transcript and a picture of a dairy farmer holding two milk jugs

Census records provide incredible detail on names, ages, marital statuses, occupations and more.

We found over 8,700 family trees with the Evenson surname

Trace your family back in time and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Evensons.

Search for a relative in our family trees

Share your discoveries

Start your family history journey

Start free trial

Start free trial