Lefever Family History

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Lefever Name Meaning

New England and Canadian form of Lefevre. English form of Lefevre, transmitted through Anglo-Norman French.

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


Similar surnames: Lafaver, Lafever, Lefevre, Lever, Lefave, Reever, Lefeber, Legere

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Lefever Family Origin

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Lefever Family Occupations

What did your Lefever ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier and Instituteur were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lefever. 34% of Lefever men worked as a Journalier

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
    34%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Cult
    17%
  • Farmer
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Instituteur
    100%

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

Lefever Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Lefever. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lefever 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 857 immigration records available for the last name Lefever. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lefever. For the veterans among your Lefever ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lefever Life Expectancy

What is the average Lefever lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lefever life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lefever in 1944 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

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