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Mavor Family History

Mavor Name Meaning

see Maver .

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

Similar surnames: Major, Mayor, Javor, Manor, Maver, Mazor, Favor, Mao, Mayer, Maser

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Where is the Mavor family from?

You can see how Mavor families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mavor family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mavor families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1840 there was 1 Mavor family living in Louisiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Mavor's in USA. Louisiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Mavor families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mavor surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mavor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Mavor. 100% of Mavor men worked as a Laborer. .

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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
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mavor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mavor 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mavor. 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 631 military records available for the last name Mavor. For the veterans among your Mavor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mavor lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mavor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Mavor in 1959 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

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