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Laverde Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic or habitational name, apparently from verde ‘green’.

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


Similar surnames: Valverde, Verde, Villaverde, Laverdure, Lavergne, Laver, Lo Verde

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Where is the Laverde family from?

You can see how Laverde families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Laverde family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Laverde families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 4 Laverde families living in New York. This was about 25% of all the recorded Laverde's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Laverde families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Laverde surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Laverde ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Laverde. 60% of Laverde men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Laverde women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laverde were Plumber and Seamstress.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    60%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Barber
    14%
  • Plumber
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Clerk
    29%
  • Seamstress
    29%
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Census Records

There are 552 census records available for the last name Laverde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laverde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 468 immigration records available for the last name Laverde. 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 Cards

There are 75 military records available for the last name Laverde. For the veterans among your Laverde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Laverde lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Laverde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Laverde in 1963 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

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