Dvan Family History

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Dvan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Van, Ivan, Evan, Han, Yan, Pan, Tan, An, Bean, Fan

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Dvan Family Origin

Where is the Dvan family from?

Dvan Family Occupations

What did your Dvan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dvan occupation in the USA was Oyster Dealer. 50% of Dvan's were Oyster Dealers. Oyster Dealer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dvan.

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  • Oyster Dealer

  • Shoemaker


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

Dvan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 214 census records available for the last name Dvan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dvan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 19 immigration records available for the last name Dvan. 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 9 military records available for the last name Dvan. For the veterans among your Dvan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dvan Life Expectancy

What is the average Dvan lifespan?

Average Dvan life expectancy in 1999 was 68 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dvan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dvan 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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