Hovel Family History

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Hovel Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Havill.

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


Similar surnames: Hovell, Covel, Hover, Lovel, Dovel, Howey, Havey, Howen, Holes, Hoven

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Hovel Family Origin

Where is the Hovel family from?

Hovel Family Occupations

What did your Hovel ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Engineer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Hovel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hovel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hovel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hovel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hovel. 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 Hovel. For the veterans among your Hovel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hovel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hovel lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Hovel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hovel in 1959 was 53, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hovel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hovel 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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