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Garven Name Meaning

German: from a variant of the personal name Gerwin (see Gerwin). Perhaps a variant spelling of Garvin.

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


Similar surnames: Garver, Garmon, Garvey, Garen, Carver, Garvin, Garten, Harvin, Parten

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Garven Family Origin

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Garven Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Stone Mason

    7%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Mason

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Garven family was Mason. Farmer, Stone Mason and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garven. The most common Garven occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Garven's were Farmers.

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Garven Historical Records

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Garven Life Expectancy

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