Wolaver Family History

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Wolaver Name Meaning

Of English origin: probably a variant of either Gulliver or Oliver.

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


Similar surnames: Woliver, Wolever, Woolever, Welliver, Olver, Beaver, Collver, Dover

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Wolaver Family Origin

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Wolaver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Brick Mason

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Carpenter & Builder

    9%

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In 1880, Farmer, Brick Mason and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wolaver. A less common occupation for the Wolaver family was Carpenter & Builder. The most common Wolaver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Wolaver's were Farmers.

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Wolaver Historical Records

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Wolaver Life Expectancy

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