Coval Family History

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Coval Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places named Coval, from coval ‘pit’, ‘hollow’. Respelling of Koval or Kowal.

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


Similar surnames: Cova, Canal, Corral, Koval, Toral, Cota, Cove, Cora, Coufal, Kowal

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Coval Family Origin

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Coval Family Occupations

What did your Coval ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bench Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Coval. 25% of Coval men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Coval women worked as a Bench Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coval were Clerk and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Miner
    14%
  • Clerk
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bench Work
    50%
  • Operator
    50%

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

Coval Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Coval. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coval census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 200 immigration records available for the last name Coval. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 364 military records available for the last name Coval. For the veterans among your Coval ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coval Life Expectancy

What is the average Coval lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Coval life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Coval in 1958 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coval

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coval ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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