Gavan Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Gavin.

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

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Gavan Family Origin

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Gavan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Labourer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gavan family was Labourer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gavan. The most common Gavan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Gavan's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Gavan | Data not to scale

Gavan Historical Records

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Gavan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Gavan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Gavan in 1962 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gavan

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