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Harvell Name Meaning

English (Dorset): probably a habitational name from either of the places mentioned at Hairfield, or from Harvel near Rochester, Kent, named with Old English heorot ‘hart’, ‘stag’ + feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Hartell, Harwell, Carvell, Hartnell, Farnell, Marvel, Haswell

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Harvell Family Origin

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Harvell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

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Harvell Life Expectancy

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