Norvell Family History

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Norvell Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of the Norman habitational name Normanville, derived from either of two places so called in Normandy.

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


Similar surnames: Carvell, Orrell, Cornell, Morell, Harvell, Portell, Bovell, Bortell

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Norvell Family Origin

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Norvell Family Occupations

What did your Norvell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Norvell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Norvell's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norvell. A less common occupation for the Norvell family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Norvell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Norvell Life Expectancy

What is the average Norvell lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Norvell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Norvell in 1949 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Norvell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Norvell 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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