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Conover Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Couwenhoven, of unknown etymology, probably a habitational name. By the time the descendants of original Dutch settlers on Long Island had reached western PA, the name had evolved into Conover.

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

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Conover Family Origin

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Conover Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Conover family was Carpenter. The most common Conover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Conover's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conover.

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Conover Life Expectancy

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