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Deverell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of a group of places in Worcestershire which take their name affixes from the River Deverill (e.g. Brixton Deverill, Kingston Deverill). The river is thought to be named from Welsh dwfr ‘river’ + iâl ‘fertile uplands’. English and Irish: variant of Devereux.

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


Similar surnames: Revere, Devere, Devereux, Averill, Devore, Everett, Ravenell

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Deverell Family Origin

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Deverell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Plasterer

    3%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Deverell family was Baker. Farmer, Annuitant and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deverell. The most common Deverell occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Deverell's were Farmers.

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