Shawver Family History

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Shawver Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Schouwer ‘inspector (of market weights and measures)’ (see Shaver).

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


Similar surnames: Shaver, Shover, Shavers, Hawver, Swager, Shawley, Slawter, Hauver

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Shawver Family Origin

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Shawver Family Occupations

What did your Shawver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shawver family was Farming. The most common Shawver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Shawver's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shawver.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

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Shawver Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Shawver ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Shawver Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawver lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Shawver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Shawver in 1952 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

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