Vera Name Meaning

Spanish (especially southern Spain): habitational name from any of various places called Vera or La Vera, named with vera ‘river bank’.

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

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Vera Family Origin

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Vera Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Mariner

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vera. The most common Vera occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Vera's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vera family was Mariner.

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Vera Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Vera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Vera in 1944 was 22, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vera

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