Craver Family History

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Craver Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of the North German occupational name Grever, a variant of Gräber (see Graber).

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


Similar surnames: Graver, Cramer, Craner, Cater, Raver, Crater, Crager, Crader, Brauer

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Craver Family Origin

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Craver Family Occupations

What did your Craver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Craver family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craver. The most common Craver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Craver's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Craver Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Craver Life Expectancy

What is the average Craver lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Craver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Craver in 1944 was 30, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Craver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Craver 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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