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Origins of the Eves surname

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About the Eveses

We have a total number of 15723 records for people with the last name Eves.

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Where do most Eveses live?

In 1921, most Eveses lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Eveses

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We have 14,100 records for the Eves surname. The oldest one dates back to 1560.

Who were Eveses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Eves first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Eveses

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

Common Female occupations for Eveses in 1921
Dressmaker

80

Laundress

78

Charwoman

36

Domestic Servant

35

General Servant Domestic

34

Common Male occupations for Eveses in 1921
Gardener

80

General Labourer

67

Agricultural Labourer

64

Farm Labourer

42

Mariner

40

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