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Karvonen Name Meaning

most probably from a Germanic personal name such as Garuward or Garufrid. alternatively, perhaps from karva ‘fur’, ‘hair’ (possibly applied as a nickname) + the common surname suffix -nen.

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


Similar surnames: Keranen, Jarvinen, Korhonen, Toivonen, Kyllonen, Marrone, Salonen

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Karvonen Family Origin

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Karvonen Family Occupations

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Karvonen Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Karvonen Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Karvonen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Karvonen in 1955 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

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