Lafever Family History

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Lafever Name Meaning

Variant of French Lefèvre (see Lefevre).

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


Similar surnames: Lafaver, Lefever, Lafevers, Lafavor, Lafave, Lantier, Lander, Laver

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Lafever Family Origin

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Lafever Family Occupations

What did your Lafever ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lafever. 36% of Lafever men worked as a Farmer and 40% of Lafever women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lafever were Farming and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    36%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%
  • Farming
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    40%
  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Assembler
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    14%

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

Lafever Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Lafever. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lafever 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 146 immigration records available for the last name Lafever. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lafever. For the veterans among your Lafever ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lafever Life Expectancy

What is the average Lafever lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Lafever life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lafever in 1954 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

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