Paiva Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of the places named Paiva, which all take their name from the Paiva river, a tributary of the Douro.

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

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Paiva Family Origin

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Paiva Family Occupations

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Paiva Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Paiva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Paiva in 1951 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paiva

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