Snavely Family History

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Snavely Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of South German Schnäbele or Schnäbeli(n), or of Swiss German Schneebeli or Schnebli (see Schnebly).

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


Similar surnames: Snively, Shively, Gravely, Eavey, Shaver, Swavely, Stitely, Staheli

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Snavely Family Origin

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Snavely Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snavely. The most common Snavely occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Snavely's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Snavely family was Farm Laborer.

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Snavely Historical Records

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Snavely Life Expectancy

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