Tavel Name Meaning

from Old French tavel ‘braid’, ‘ribbon’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of such items. habitational name from a place so called in Gard.

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

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Tavel Family Origin

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Tavel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Mechanic

    17%
  • Printer

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Mechanic were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tavel. A less common occupation for the Tavel family was Printer. The most common Tavel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tavel's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Tavel | Data not to scale

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Tavel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Tavel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Tavel in 1962 was 67, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tavel

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