Hovel Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Havill.

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


Similar surnames: Hovell, Covel, Hover, Lovel, Dovel, Howey, Havey, Howen, Holes, Hoven

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Hovel Family Origin

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Hovel Family Occupations

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  • Bleacher Yarn

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Flax Dresser

    14%

In 1881, the most common Hovel occupation in the UK was Bleacher Yarn. 14% of Hovel's were Bleacher Yarns. Bleacher Yarn, Coal Miner and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hovel. A less common occupation for the Hovel family was Flax Dresser.

Source: Census data for Hovel | Data not to scale

Hovel Historical Records

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Hovel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2003, Hovel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hovel in 1959 was 53, and 75 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hovel

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