Olver Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Oliver.

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


Similar surnames: Oliver, Colver, Woliver, Oller, Calver, Oler, Over, Olden, Colter

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Olver Family Origin

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Olver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    8%

In 1880, the most common Olver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Olver's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Olver. A less common occupation for the Olver family was Coal Miner.

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Olver Historical Records

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Olver Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Olver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Olver in 1944 was 65, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olver

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