Fava Name Meaning

Italian, Catalan, and Portuguese: from fava ‘broad bean’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of broad beans, a nickname for a bean eater, or a topographic name for someone living in an area characterized by the cultivation of this plant.

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

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Fava Family Origin

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Fava Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Fava occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Fava's were Farmers.

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Fava Historical Records

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Fava Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Fava life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Fava in 1946 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fava

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