Larive Family History

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Larive Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived on a bank (of a river or the like), Old French rive ‘bank’ (from Latin ripa), with the definite article la, or a habitational name from any of various places called Rive or La Rive, named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Larue, Lagrave, Labrie, Larose, Laris, Lafave, Laine, Laprise, Lare

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Larive Family Origin

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Larive Family Occupations

What did your Larive ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Larive occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Larive's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larive. A less common occupation for the Larive family was Mining Coal.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Mining Coal

    10%

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

Larive Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Larive. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Larive 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 Larive. 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 Larive. For the veterans among your Larive ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Larive Life Expectancy

What is the average Larive lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Larive life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Larive in 1961 was 40, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larive

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Larive 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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