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Jovel Name Meaning

Catalan: Castilianized form of Catalan Jovell, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of yokes or possibly for a plowman, from a diminutive of Catalan jou ‘yoke’.

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


Similar surnames: Bogel, Model, Bove, Gobel, Ravel, Havel, Jobe, Morel, Tavel, Rosel

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Jovel Family Origin

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Jovel Family Occupations

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Passenger List

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Jovel Life Expectancy

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Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Jovel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Jovel in 1968 was 69, and 60 in 2004.

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