Harvel Family History

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Harvel Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Harvell.

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

Similar surnames: Harpel, Harrel, Hamel, Carver, Harte, Havey, Hirzel, Harmel, Harvey

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Harvel Family Origin

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Harvel Family Occupations

What did your Harvel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Harvel family was Laborer. The most common Harvel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Harvel's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harvel.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer


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

Harvel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Harvel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harvel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Harvel. 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 Harvel. For the veterans among your Harvel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harvel Life Expectancy

What is the average Harvel lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Harvel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Harvel in 1954 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harvel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harvel 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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