Piver Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Most probably an altered spelling of French Pivert, a nickname meaning ‘woodpecker’.

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


Similar surnames: Piner, Diver, Vier, Piker, Pivec, Pifer, Poer, Paver, Pater, Pier

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Piver Family Origin

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Piver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    21%
  • Dealer

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Piver family was Dealer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Piver. The most common Piver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Piver's were Farmers.

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Piver Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Piver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Piver in 1947 was 73, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piver

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