Givan Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Given.

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


Similar surnames: Givans, Girvan, Gavan, Givins, Givhan, Divan, Irvan, Hovan, Gowan

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Givan Family Origin

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Givan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer Son

    40%
  • Dress Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Manufacturer

    20%

In 1881, the most common Givan occupation in Canada was Farmer Son. 40% of Givan's were Farmer Sons. A less common occupation for the Givan family was Manufacturer. Farmer Son, Dress Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Givan.

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Givan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Givan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Givan in 1962 was 64, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Givan

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