Caven Family History

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Caven Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: spelling variant of Cavan.

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

Similar surnames: Callen, Caden, Haven, Aven, Capen, Caveny, Havey, Haden, Cavey

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Caven Family Origin

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Caven Family Occupations

What did your Caven ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Milk Dealer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Caven. 4% of Caven men worked as a Milk Dealer and 58% of Caven women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caven were Bank Clerk and Arp (telephonist)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Milk Dealer
  • Aircraft Factory Policeman
  • Automobile Electrician
  • Bank Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housekeeper
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Arp (telephonist)

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

Caven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Caven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caven 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Caven. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Caven. For the veterans among your Caven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caven Life Expectancy

What is the average Caven lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Caven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Caven in 1958 was 49, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caven

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caven 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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