Bevill Family History

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Bevill Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name from Beuville (Calvados) or Bouville (Seine-Inférieure) in France.

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


Similar surnames: Bovell, Neville, Deville, Revill, Havill, Bell, Reville, Bevis, Brill

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Bevill Family Origin

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Bevill Family Occupations

What did your Bevill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bevill family was Farming. The most common Bevill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Bevill's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bevill.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

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Bevill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bevill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bevill 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bevill. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bevill. For the veterans among your Bevill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bevill Life Expectancy

What is the average Bevill lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Bevill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bevill in 1944 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bevill 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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