Caven Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: spelling variant of Cavan.

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


Similar surnames: Callen, Caden, Haven, Aven, Capen, Caveny, Havey, Haden, Cavey

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Caven Family Origin

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Caven Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caven. A less common occupation for the Caven family was Coal Miner. The most common Caven occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Caven's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Caven | Data not to scale

Caven Historical Records

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Caven Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Caven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Caven in 1958 was 49, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caven

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