Avera Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Probably a variant of Avery.

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


Similar surnames: Avara, Avery, Tavera, Vega, Avent, Avary, Avers, Aber, Lavers, Zera

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Avera Family Origin

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Avera Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Avera occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Avera's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Avera family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Avera.

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Avera Historical Records

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Avera Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Avera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Avera in 1951 was 43, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Avera

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