Traver Family History

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Traver Name Meaning

French: variant of Travers. Catalan: habitational name from any of the minor places called with Traver, mainly in La Garrotxa and L’Empordà districts but also in other areas.

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


Similar surnames: Travers, Graver, Beaver, Trader, Craver, Travis, Tavel, Trier, Trevor

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Traver Family Origin

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Traver Family Occupations

What did your Traver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Traver family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Traver. The most common Traver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Traver's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Traver ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Traver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Traver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Traver census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Traver. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Traver. For the veterans among your Traver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Traver Life Expectancy

What is the average Traver lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Traver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Traver in 1950 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Traver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Traver ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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