Gavel Family History
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Gavel Name Meaning
French (southwestern): metonymic occupational name for a harvester, from javelle, a term for a sheaf of grain which was loosely bound and left on the ground to ripen.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Gamel, Savel, Tavel, Havel, Ravel, Gabel, Haver, Gobel, Gage, Gruel