Bevels Family History

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Bevels Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps a variant of English Bevill.

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

Similar surnames: Bevel, Revels, Bevens, Bees, Geels, Blevens, Bevil, Beavers, Bevans

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Bevels Family Origin

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Bevels Family Occupations

What did your Bevels ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bevels occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Bevels's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Agriculturist Farmer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bevels. A less common occupation for the Bevels family was Laborer.

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  • Keeping House

  • Agriculturist Farmer

  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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Bevels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bevels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bevels 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Bevels. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 253 military records available for the last name Bevels. For the veterans among your Bevels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bevels Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Bevels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Bevels in 1942 was 54, and 67 in 2004.

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