Lavey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Irish (Westmeath): probably a local variant of Leavy (see Dunleavy).

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


Similar surnames: Leavey, Havey, Avey, Eavey, Lacey, Laney, Levey, Davey, Lakey, Rabey

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Lavey Family Origin

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Lavey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Baker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lavey family was Baker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lavey. The most common Lavey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Lavey's were Farmers.

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Lavey Historical Records

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Lavey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Lavey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lavey in 1945 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lavey

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