Lafever Family History

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Lafever Name Meaning

Variant of French Lefèvre (see Lefevre).

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


Similar surnames: Lafaver, Lefever, Lafevers, Lafavor, Lafave, Lantier, Lander, Laver

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Lafever Family Origin

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Lafever Family Occupations

What did your Lafever ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lafever occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lafever's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lafever family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lafever.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Lafever Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Draft Card

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

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Lafever Life Expectancy

What is the average Lafever lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Lafever life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lafever in 1954 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lafever

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lafever 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.

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