Dravis Family History

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Dravis Name Meaning

English: variant of Travis. English: variant of Draves. Perhaps an Americanized form of German Drewes.

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


Similar surnames: Travis, Draves, Drakes, Drain, Drass, Tavis, Avis, Chavis, Davi

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Dravis Family Origin

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Dravis Family Occupations

What did your Dravis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Day Laborer and Expressman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dravis. A less common occupation for the Dravis family was Farm Laborer. The most common Dravis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dravis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Day Laborer

    6%
  • Expressman

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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Dravis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dravis Life Expectancy

What is the average Dravis lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2003, in the United States, Dravis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Dravis in 1949 was 39, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dravis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dravis 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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