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Garva Family History

Garva Name Meaning

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

842 Historical Documents with Garva on Ancestry.com
283 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
25 Military Records
86 Immigration Records
295 Census and Voter Lists
153 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Garva Families

  • Number of Garva families
     2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Garva families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Garva families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Garva census records

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Garva Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Garva families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Garva Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Garva families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Garva

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Garva Family Occupations

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

Garva Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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