Revelle Family History

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Revelle Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Revell.

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

Similar surnames: Reville, Revel, Revels, Reveal, Levell, Rebello, Revette, Leavelle

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Revelle Family Origin

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Revelle Family Occupations

What did your Revelle ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Burns Charcoal

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Revelle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Revelle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Revelle 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 659 immigration records available for the last name Revelle. 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 Revelle. For the veterans among your Revelle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Revelle Life Expectancy

What is the average Revelle lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Revelle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Revelle in 1955 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Revelle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Revelle 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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