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Harvell Family History

Harvell Name Meaning
English (Dorset): probably a habitational name from either of the places mentioned at Hairfield, or from Harvel near Rochester, Kent, named with Old English heorot ‘hart’, ‘stag’ + feld ‘open country’.

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

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3,058 Military Records
306 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Harvell Families

  • Number of Harvell families
     22 - 42
     8 - 21
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Harvell families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Harvell families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Harvell Family Origin

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Harvell Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Harvell

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Harvell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Harvell Civil War Service Records

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