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Neuville Family History

Neuville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of the many places, mainly in northern France, so named from Latin nova villa ‘new villa, estate’ (later, ‘town’). The surname is also established in French Switzerland and may have been brought to the U.S. from there.

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

Similar surnames: Neville, Deville, Melville, Reville, Carville, Courville, Douville

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Where is the Neuville family from?

You can see how Neuville families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Neuville family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Neuville families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 12 Neuville families living in Quebec. This was about 57% of all the recorded Neuville's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Neuville families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Neuville surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Neuville ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Neuville. 72% of Neuville men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Accountant
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Census Records

There are 997 census records available for the last name Neuville. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neuville census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 308 immigration records available for the last name Neuville. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Neuville. For the veterans among your Neuville ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Neuville lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Neuville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Neuville in 1962 was 55, and 96 in 2004.

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