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Taveras Name Meaning

Probably Spanish, though not found in present-day Spain: a plural form of Tavera.

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

Similar surnames: Tavera, Veras, Avers, Varas, Taverna, Taves, Avera, Travers, Caverly

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Where is the Taveras family from?

You can see how Taveras families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Taveras family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Taveras families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 2 Taveras families living in Manitoba. This was about 67% of all the recorded Taveras's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Taveras families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Taveras surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Taveras ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Taveras. .

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 220 census records available for the last name Taveras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taveras census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 565 immigration records available for the last name Taveras. 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 Cards

There are 16 military records available for the last name Taveras. For the veterans among your Taveras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Taveras lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2004, in the United States, Taveras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Taveras in 1972 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

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