Tavra Family History

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Tavra Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Taira, Vavra, Tara, Tavera, Wavra, Bara, Vara, Zara, Barra, Tamura

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Tavra Family Origin

Where is the Tavra family from?

Tavra Family Occupations

What did your Tavra ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Blacksmith and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tavra. 50% of Tavra men worked as a Blacksmith

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Blacksmith
    50%
  • Tire Vulcanizer
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    100%

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

Tavra Historical Records

What Tavra family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 46 census records available for the last name Tavra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tavra 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Tavra. 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 military records available for the last name Tavra. For the veterans among your Tavra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tavra Life Expectancy

What is the average Tavra lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2001, in the United States, Tavra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Tavra in 1969 was 78, and 69 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tavra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tavra ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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