Nevill Family History

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Nevill Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Neville.

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

Similar surnames: Nevil, Newill, Nevils, Nevills, Newell, Neville, Newville, Neall

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Nevill Family Origin

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Nevill Family Occupations

What did your Nevill ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, French Polisher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nevill. 2% of Nevill men worked as a French Polisher and 53% of Nevill women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nevill were Engineering Fitter and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • French Polisher
  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Engineering Fitter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Nevill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 38,000 census records available for the last name Nevill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nevill 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Nevill. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Nevill. For the veterans among your Nevill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nevill Life Expectancy

What is the average Nevill lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Nevill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Nevill in 1951 was 37, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nevill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nevill 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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