Duval Name Meaning

French: topographic name from Old French du val ‘from the valley’ (from Latin vallis). English: variant of Duvall 1.

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


Similar surnames: Duvall, Dutil, Devall, Dumas, Ducas, Dulac, Dugal, Dura, Duman, Duba

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Duval Family Origin

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Duval Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Duval family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duval. The most common Duval occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Duval's were Farmers.

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Duval Historical Records

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Duval Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Duval life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Duval in 1944 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duval

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