Lafaver Family History

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Lafaver Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Lefèvre (see Lefevre, Lafave), with the generalized use of the feminine article in family names that is characteristic of Canada and New England.

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


Similar surnames: Lafavor, Lafave, Lafever, Lefever, Lander, Lefave, Lauver, Lazar

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Lafaver Family Origin

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Lafaver Family Occupations

What did your Lafaver ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Blacksmith was the top reported job for people in the CA named Lafaver. 50% of Lafaver men worked as a Blacksmith

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Blacksmith
    50%
  • Labourer
    50%

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

Lafaver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lafaver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lafaver 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 57 immigration records available for the last name Lafaver. 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 241 military records available for the last name Lafaver. For the veterans among your Lafaver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lafaver Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Lafaver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lafaver in 1967 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

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