Lafaver Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Lafaver Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Lefèvre (see Lefevre, Lafave), with the generalized use of the feminine article in family names that is characteristic of Canada and New England.

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


Similar surnames: Lafavor, Lafave, Lafever, Lefever, Lander, Lefave, Lauver, Lazar

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Lafaver Family Origin

Where is the Lafaver family from?

Lafaver Family Occupations

What did your Lafaver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carrige Maker and Does Washing were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lafaver. The most common Lafaver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Lafaver's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lafaver family was Keeping House.

View Census data for Lafaver | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    57%
  • Carrige Maker

    7%
  • Does Washing

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Lafaver Historical Records

What Lafaver family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lafaver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lafaver census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lafaver

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lafaver. 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.

View all Lafaver immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lafaver. For the veterans among your Lafaver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Lafaver military records

You've only scratched the surface of Lafaver family history.

Lafaver Life Expectancy

What is the average Lafaver lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Lafaver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lafaver in 1967 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lafaver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lafaver 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.

Famous Lafaver Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name