Revel Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Revell. French: habitational name from any of the places so named, for example in Isère and Haute-Garonne. French and southern French: nickname from Old French, Occitan reveau ‘rebel’.

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


Similar surnames: Rebel, Revere, Revell, Level, Nebel, Reder, Ramel, Revels, Reveal

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Revel Family Origin

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Revel Family Occupations

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  • Ag Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Broom Maker

    4%
  • General Dealer

    4%

In 1881, Ag Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Broom Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Revel. A less common occupation for the Revel family was General Dealer. The most common Revel occupation in the UK was Ag Labourer. 4% of Revel's were Ag Labourers.

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Revel Historical Records

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Revel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Revel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Revel in 1962 was 65, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Revel

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