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Delavan Name Meaning

Origin unidentified: probably of French origin.

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


Similar surnames: Delamar, Delain, Deacon, Delaware, Dakan, Delaney, Deland, Mellman

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Delavan Family Origin

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Delavan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

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Delavan Life Expectancy

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