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Amven Family History

Amven Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Aven, Ameen, Amen, Allen, Leven, Amin, Kampen, Raven, Mammen, Avon

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Where is the Amven family from?

You can see how Amven families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Amven family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Amven family living in Maine. This was 100% of all the recorded Amven's in USA. Maine had the highest population of Amven families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Amven surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 1 census records available for the last name Amven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amven census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Amven. 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 Cards

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

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