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Ivain Family History

Ivain Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ivan, Hain, Bain, Main, Cain, Drain, Spain, Blain, Van, Iwai

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Where is the Ivain family from?

You can see how Ivain families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ivain family name was found in the UK, and Scotland between 1851 and 1891. The most Ivain families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 2 Ivain families living in Durham. This was 100% of all the recorded Ivain's in United Kingdom. Durham had the highest population of Ivain families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ivain surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ivain ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ivain ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 131 census records available for the last name Ivain. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ivain census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 20 immigration records available for the last name Ivain. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 8 military records available for the last name Ivain. For the veterans among your Ivain ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ivain lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Ivain life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ivain in 1966 was 79, and 80 in 2004.

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