Leavell Family History

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Leavell Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English or French Levell.

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

Similar surnames: Leavelle, Levell, Lavell, Lasell, Beaver, Lavely, Seawell, Bendell

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Leavell Family Origin

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Leavell Family Occupations

What did your Leavell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leavell. The most common Leavell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Leavell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Leavell family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Leavell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Leavell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leavell 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 576 immigration records available for the last name Leavell. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Leavell. For the veterans among your Leavell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leavell Life Expectancy

What is the average Leavell lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Leavell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Leavell in 1950 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leavell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leavell 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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