Alvares Family History

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Alvares Name Meaning

Portuguese: from a patronymic form of the personal name Álvaro (see Alvaro).

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

Similar surnames: Alvarez, Alvaro, Alberts, Tavares, Alves, Alders, Alles, Soares

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Alvares Family Origin

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Alvares Family Occupations

What did your Alvares ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Alvares occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Alvares's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Alvares family was Carbonero. Farmer, At Home and C. Marchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alvares.

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  • Farmer

  • At Home

  • C. Marchant

  • Carbonero


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Alvares Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Alvares. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alvares 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Alvares. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 768 military records available for the last name Alvares. For the veterans among your Alvares ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alvares Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Alvares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Alvares in 1944 was 34, and 42 in 2004.

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