Dovel Family History

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Dovel Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dovell. Respelling of Swedish Dovell.

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


Similar surnames: Lovel, Dovell, Covel, Hovel, Dover, Dove, Doyel, Dovey, Deel, Doten

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Dovel Family Origin

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Dovel Family Occupations

What did your Dovel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Master and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dovel. 12% of Dovel men worked as an Assistant Master and 47% of Dovel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dovel were Carpenter joiner and Cashier ( Canteen )

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Master
    12%
  • Agricultural Labourer
    6%
  • Agricultural Worker Stockman
    6%
  • Carpenter joiner
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    47%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    14%
  • At Match Factory
    7%
  • Cashier ( Canteen )
    7%

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

Dovel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dovel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dovel 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 117 immigration records available for the last name Dovel. 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 715 military records available for the last name Dovel. For the veterans among your Dovel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dovel Life Expectancy

What is the average Dovel lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dovel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Dovel in 1951 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dovel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dovel 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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