Erving Family History

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Erving Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish: variant of Irvin.

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


Similar surnames: Ervin, Ervine, Herring, Ewing, Dering, Pring, Mervine, Edling, Hering

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Erving Family Origin

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Erving Family Occupations

What did your Erving ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Erving Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Erving. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erving 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Erving. 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 Erving. For the veterans among your Erving ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erving Life Expectancy

What is the average Erving lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Erving life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Erving in 1955 was 43, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erving

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erving 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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