Lover Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English lovere ‘lover’, ‘sweetheart’.

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


Similar surnames: Lever, Loder, Love, Rover, Gover, Cover, Glover, Lower, Over, Lovern

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Lover Family Origin

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Lover Family Occupations

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  • Gardener

    8%
  • Agent

    4%
  • Agri Laborer Cowman

    4%
  • Brewer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Lover occupation in the UK was Gardener. 8% of Lover's were Gardeners. A less common occupation for the Lover family was Brewer. Gardener, Agent and Agri Laborer Cowman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lover.

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Lover Historical Records

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Lover Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Lover life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lover in 1954 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lover

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