Harvill Family History

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Harvill Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Harvell.

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


Similar surnames: Harville, Harrill, Hartill, Harvel, Hammill, Havis, Harvick, Havill

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Harvill Family Origin

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Harvill Family Occupations

What did your Harvill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Harvill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Harvill's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harvill. A less common occupation for the Harvill family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Harvill Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Harvill Life Expectancy

What is the average Harvill lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Harvill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Harvill in 1949 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harvill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harvill 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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