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Revell Name Meaning

English: nickname for a boisterous person, from Middle English, Old French revel ‘festivity’, ‘tumult’, ‘riot’ (from Old French reveler ‘to revel’).

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


Similar surnames: Revill, Revel, Levell, Revere, Level, Rebel, Covell, Grewell, Gesell

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Revell Family Origin

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Revell Family Occupations

What did your Revell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Revell family was Carpenter. The most common Revell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Revell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Revell.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Revell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Revell Life Expectancy

What is the average Revell lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Revell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Revell in 1945 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Revell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Revell 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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