Covell Family History

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Covell Name Meaning

English: from Old English cufle ‘cloak’, hence a nickname for an habitual wearer of a cloak or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a cloak maker.

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


Similar surnames: Cowell, Cordell, Corbell, Mowell, Capell, Covert, Crowell, Bodell

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Covell Family Origin

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Covell Family Occupations

What did your Covell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Covell family was Farm Laborer. The most common Covell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Covell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Covell.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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Covell Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Covell ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Covell Life Expectancy

What is the average Covell lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Covell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Covell in 1944 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

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United States

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