Orvis Name Meaning

English (Suffolk): unexplained.

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

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Orvis Family Origin

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Orvis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Physician

    3%
  • Book Agent

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orvis. The most common Orvis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Orvis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Orvis family was Book Agent.

Source: Census data for Orvis | Data not to scale

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Orvis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Orvis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Orvis in 1945 was 66, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orvis

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