Flavell Family History

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Flavell Name Meaning

English (Midlands): Normanized form of Flyford, a habitational name from Flyford, Worcestershire, named from Old English (ge)fyrðe ‘woodland’, with an obscure first element.

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

Similar surnames: Lavelle, Gravely, Fall, Lasell, Harvell, Levell, Flaten, Lovell

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Flavell Family Origin

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Flavell Family Occupations

What did your Flavell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flavell family was Cutter. Farmer, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flavell. The most common Flavell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Flavell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Carpenter

  • Cutter


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

Flavell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Flavell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flavell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Flavell. 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 Flavell. For the veterans among your Flavell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flavell Life Expectancy

What is the average Flavell lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Flavell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Flavell in 1955 was 39, and 48 in 2004.

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