Bever Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: nickname from bever ‘beaver’, possibly referring to a hard worker, or from some other fancied resemblance to the animal. English: variant spelling of Beaver.

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


Similar surnames: Beaver, Beever, Beer, Biever, Bieber, Baver, Beger, Beber, Reder

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Bever Family Origin

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Bever Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Bever occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Bever's were Labourers.

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Bever Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Bever life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bever in 1943 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bever

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