Lavier Family History

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Lavier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for someone who quarried a kind of flat sandstone called lave (from Latin lapis), which was used for roofing.

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


Similar surnames: Lanier, Laver, Clavier, Laier, Lavoie, Lander, Lever, Vivier, Levier

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Lavier Family Origin

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Lavier Family Occupations

What did your Lavier ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Certificated Accountant dealer In Silk Wor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lavier. 10% of Lavier men worked as a Certificated Accountant dealer In Silk Wor and 59% of Lavier women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lavier were Draper Retired and Off Licence Holder

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Certificated Accountant dealer In Silk Wor
    10%
  • Chef
    10%
  • Cook
    10%
  • Draper Retired
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    59%
  • Gardener
    9%
  • Licensed Victualler
    9%
  • Off Licence Holder
    9%

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

Lavier Historical Records

What Lavier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lavier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lavier 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 476 immigration records available for the last name Lavier. 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 355 military records available for the last name Lavier. For the veterans among your Lavier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lavier Life Expectancy

What is the average Lavier lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lavier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Lavier in 1963 was 66, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lavier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lavier 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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