Dovel Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dovell. Respelling of Swedish Dovell.

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


Similar surnames: Lovel, Dovell, Covel, Hovel, Dover, Dove, Doyel, Dovey, Deel, Doten

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Dovel Family Origin

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Dovel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    79%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Furnace Clerk

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, the most common Dovel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 79% of Dovel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Furnace Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dovel. A less common occupation for the Dovel family was Keeping House.

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Dovel Historical Records

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Dovel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Dovel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Dovel in 1951 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dovel

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