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Lefever Name Meaning

New England and Canadian form of Lefevre. English form of Lefevre, transmitted through Anglo-Norman French.

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


Similar surnames: Lafaver, Lafever, Lefevre, Lever, Lefave, Reever, Lefeber, Legere

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Lefever Family Origin

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Lefever Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lefever family was Carpenter. The most common Lefever occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Lefever's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lefever.

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Lefever Historical Records

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Lefever Life Expectancy

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