Revel Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Revell. French: habitational name from any of the places so named, for example in Isère and Haute-Garonne. French and southern French: nickname from Old French, Occitan reveau ‘rebel’.

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


Similar surnames: Rebel, Revere, Revell, Level, Nebel, Reder, Ramel, Revels, Reveal

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Revel Family Origin

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Revel Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Revel. A less common occupation for the Revel family was Farming. The most common Revel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Revel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    3%

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Revel Historical Records

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Revel Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Revel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Revel in 1962 was 65, and 66 in 2004.

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