Alverson Family History

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Alverson Name Meaning

Respelling of Swedish Halverson or of Alvarsson, a patronymic from the personal name Alvar (composed of Old Norse alf ‘elf’ + -arr, an element with various origins).

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

Similar surnames: Iverson, Alderson, Halvorson, Salverson, Solverson, Iversen, Anderson

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Alverson Family Origin

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Alverson Family Occupations

What did your Alverson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Alverson. 40% of Alverson men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Foreman

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Alverson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Alverson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alverson 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 596 immigration records available for the last name Alverson. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Alverson. For the veterans among your Alverson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alverson Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Alverson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Alverson in 1950 was 29, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alverson

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