Baver Family History

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Baver Name Meaning

English (York): perhaps a variant of Beaver. Dutch: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Bauer.

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

Similar surnames: Bever, Beaver, Haver, Baber, Eavey, Baker, Hayer, Bazer, Bater, Bevel

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Baver Family Origin

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Baver Family Occupations

What did your Baver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Baver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Baver's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baver. A less common occupation for the Baver family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Baver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baver 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Baver. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Baver. For the veterans among your Baver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baver Life Expectancy

What is the average Baver lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Baver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Baver in 1962 was 71, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baver ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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