Coval Name Meaning

Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places named Coval, from coval ‘pit’, ‘hollow’. Respelling of Koval or Kowal.

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


Similar surnames: Cova, Canal, Corral, Koval, Toral, Cota, Cove, Cora, Coufal, Kowal

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Coval Family Origin

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Coval Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Abstract Clerk

    6%
  • Brickmaker

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Abstract Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coval. The most common Coval occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Coval's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coval family was Brickmaker.

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Coval Historical Records

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Coval Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Coval life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Coval in 1958 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coval

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