Favor Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Favre.

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


Similar surnames: Favors, Fauver, Favier, Faver, Savoy, Major, Savo, Labor, Haver

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Favor Family Origin

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Favor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Favor. A less common occupation for the Favor family was Laborer. The most common Favor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Favor's were Farmers.

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Favor Historical Records

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Favor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Favor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Favor in 1950 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Favor

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