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Claver Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Old French clavier ‘doorkeeper’ (from Latin clavis ‘key’). Catalan: from claver ‘keeper of the keys’, ‘doorkeeper’, Latin clavarius.

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


Similar surnames: Clavier, Clavel, Laver, Cleaver, Lever, Culver, Graver, Carver, Lacer

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Claver Family Origin

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Claver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carriage Painter

    6%
  • Eating House

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carriage Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claver. A less common occupation for the Claver family was Eating House. The most common Claver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Claver's were Farmers.

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Claver Historical Records

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Claver Life Expectancy

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