Laven Name Meaning

Dutch: from a derivative of a Germanic personal name such as Lavoldus or from a derivative of a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Laurentius (see Lawrence).

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

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Laven Family Origin

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Laven Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laven. The most common Laven occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Laven's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Laven family was Bricklayer.

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Laven Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Laven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Laven in 1950 was 43, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laven

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