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Givens Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Given, with English patronymic -s.

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


Similar surnames: Givans, Bivens, Givins, Ivens, Divens, Givan, Ivers, Rivers, Aikens

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Givens Family Origin

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Givens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Going To School

    16%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Givens family was Carpenter. The most common Givens occupation in Canada was Farmer. 53% of Givens's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Givens.

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Givens Historical Records

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Givens Life Expectancy

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