Caven Family History

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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

What did your Caven ancestors do for a living?

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.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

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

Caven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Caven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caven census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Caven

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Caven. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Caven. For the veterans among your Caven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caven Life Expectancy

What is the average Caven lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caven ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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