Lafaver Family History

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Lafaver Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Lefèvre (see Lefevre, Lafave), with the generalized use of the feminine article in family names that is characteristic of Canada and New England.

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


Similar surnames: Lafavor, Lafave, Lafever, Lefever, Lander, Lefave, Lauver, Lazar

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Lafaver Family Origin

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Lafaver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Carrige Maker

    7%
  • Does Washing

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carrige Maker and Does Washing were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lafaver. The most common Lafaver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Lafaver's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lafaver family was Keeping House.

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Lafaver Historical Records

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Lafaver Life Expectancy

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