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Conover Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Couwenhoven, of unknown etymology, probably a habitational name. By the time the descendants of original Dutch settlers on Long Island had reached western PA, the name had evolved into Conover.

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


Similar surnames: Coover, Cooper, Confer, Crownover, Coovert, Cover, Coomer, Cooner

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Conover Family Origin

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Conover Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Gardner

    8%
  • Gentelman

    8%
  • Refiner

    8%

In 1881, the most common Conover occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Conover's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Conover family was Refiner. Farmer, Gardner and Gentelman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conover.

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Conover Life Expectancy

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