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Neville Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Neuville in Calvados or Néville in Seine-Maritime, both so called from Old French neu(f) ‘new’ (Latin novus) + ville ‘settlement’ (see Villa). Irish (Munster): assimilation of the Gaelic name Ó Niadh (see Nee) and sometimes of Ó Cnaimhín (see Nevin).

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


Similar surnames: Deville, Neuville, Melville, Saville, Keville, Newville, Reville

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Neville Family Origin

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Neville Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neville family was Farming. The most common Neville occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Neville's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neville.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

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Neville Historical Records

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Neville Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Neville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Neville in 1940 was 70, and 74 in 2004.

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United States

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