Koven Name Meaning

Jewish: shortened form of eastern Ashkenazic Kovenski or Kovensky, a habitational name from Kaunas in Lithuania, from its Yiddish name, kovne (Kovno in Russian).

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


Similar surnames: Koren, Koen, Toren, Kosin, Kohen, Kogan, Loven, Boven, Kover, Coven

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Koven Family Origin

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Koven Family Occupations

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  • Book Binder

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Koven occupation in the USA was Book Binder. 100% of Koven's were Book Binders.

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Koven Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Koven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Koven in 1950 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koven

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