Gaver Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Köber (see Kober) or Göber (see Gober).

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


Similar surnames: Eavey, Haver, Gayer, Galer, Gauer, Raver, Gaber, Gaier, Garver, Gager

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Gaver Family Origin

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Gaver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Shoe Maker

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gaver family was Shoe Maker. The most common Gaver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Gaver's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaver.

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Gaver Historical Records

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Gaver Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Gaver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gaver in 1944 was 23, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaver

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