Lafavor Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Lafavor Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Lefèvre (see Lefevre), 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: Lafaver, Lafleur, Lefever, Lafave, Favor, Lafever, Lafary, Lazar

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Lafavor Family Origin

Where is the Lafavor family from?

Lafavor Family Occupations

What did your Lafavor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lafavor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Lafavor's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lafavor family was In Shoe Shop. Farmer, Laborer and House Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lafavor.

View Census data for Lafavor | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • House Keeping

    7%
  • In Shoe Shop

    7%

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

Lafavor Historical Records

What Lafavor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lafavor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lafavor 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 Lafavor

Passenger List

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

Draft Card

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

View all Lafavor military records

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

Lafavor Life Expectancy

What is the average Lafavor lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lafavor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Lafavor in 1956 was 72, and 45 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lafavor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lafavor 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 Lafavor Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name