Iverson Family History

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Iverson Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the Old Norse personal name Ívarr, a compound of either ív ‘yew tree’, ‘bow’ or Ing (the name of a god) + ar ‘warrior’ or ‘spear’. Swedish equivalent of Iversen 1. Respelling of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Iversen.

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

Similar surnames: Iversen, Ingerson, Iveson, Ivers, Everson, Merson, Alverson, Enerson

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Iverson Family Origin

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Iverson Family Occupations

What did your Iverson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and School Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Iverson. 48% of Iverson men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Iverson women worked as a School Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Iverson were Farmers Son and Farmers Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Labourer
  • Farmers Son

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • School Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Farmers Wife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Iverson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 70,000 census records available for the last name Iverson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iverson 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 13,000 immigration records available for the last name Iverson. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Iverson. For the veterans among your Iverson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Iverson Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Iverson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Iverson in 1940 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Iverson

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