Dovell Family History

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Dovell Name Meaning

English (Devon): probably a variant of Duvall. Swedish: ornamental name composed of an unexplained first element + -ell, a common ornamental suffix derived from the Latin adjectival ending -elius.

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


Similar surnames: Rosell, Torell, Bodell, Norell, Lovell, Dovel, Bovell, Orell, Morell

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Dovell Family Origin

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Dovell Family Occupations

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  • Furniture Maker

    20%
  • Horse Trainer

    20%
  • Ink Business

    20%
  • Ink Manufactur.

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dovell family was Ink Manufactur.. Furniture Maker, Horse Trainer and Ink Business were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dovell. The most common Dovell occupation in the USA was Furniture Maker. 20% of Dovell's were Furniture Makers.

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Dovell Historical Records

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Dovell Life Expectancy

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