Covil Family History

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Covil Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Covell.

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


Similar surnames: Covel, Covill, Scovil, Coil, Foil, Covan, Nevil, Colvin, Hovel, Coile

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Covil Family Origin

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Covil Family Occupations

What did your Covil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Covil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Covil's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Covil. A less common occupation for the Covil family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Covil ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Covil Historical Records

What Covil family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Covil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Covil census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Covil

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Covil. 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 Covil. For the veterans among your Covil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Covil Life Expectancy

What is the average Covil lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Covil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Covil in 1955 was 48, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Covil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Covil 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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