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Origins of the Evers surname

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About the Everses

We have a total number of 7983 records for people with the last name Evers.

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Where do most Everses live?

In 1921, most Everses lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Everses

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We have 5,300 records for the Evers surname. The oldest one dates back to 1538.

Who were Everses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Evers first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Everses

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

Common Female occupations for Everses in 1921




House Keeper




Domestic Servant


Common Male occupations for Everses in 1921
Farm Hands


Agricultural Labourer


General Farmers






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