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Devall Family History

Devall Name Meaning
English: variant of Deville 2.In some cases, probably an altered spelling of French Deval or Duval, topographic names from val ‘valley’.

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

56,210 Historical Documents with Devall on Ancestry.com
15,481 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,959 Military Records
481 Immigration Records
11,385 Census and Voter Lists
26,904 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Devall Families

  • Number of Devall families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Devall families
     45 - 88
     16 - 44
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Devall last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Devall census records

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Devall Family Origin

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Devall Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Devall

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Devall Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Devall census records

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Devall Civil War Service Records

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