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Yavanian Family History

Yavanian 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: Avakian, Anania, Kazarian, Sahagian, Gavaghan, Yohannan, Kalajian

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Where is the Yavanian family from?

You can see how Yavanian families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yavanian family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Yavanian family living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Yavanian's in USA. California had the highest population of Yavanian families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yavanian surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Yavanian ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Yavanian. 100% of Yavanian men worked as a Laborer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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What Yavanian family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 24 census records available for the last name Yavanian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yavanian 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 34 immigration records available for the last name Yavanian. 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 9 military records available for the last name Yavanian. For the veterans among your Yavanian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Yavanian lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2001, in the United States, Yavanian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Yavanian in 1967 was 69, and 90 in 2001.

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