Aspell Family History

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Aspell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Aspull in Greater Manchester, named from Old English æspe ‘aspen’ + hyll ‘hill’, or from Aspall in Suffolk.

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

Similar surnames: Asbell, Shell, Wassell, Ashwell, Caswell, Haswell, Aspen, Adwell

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Aspell Family Origin

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Aspell Family Occupations

What did your Aspell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Aspell family was Engine Fitter. The most common Aspell occupation in the UK was Butcher. 6% of Aspell's were Butchers. Butcher, Carpenter & Joiner and Cotton Manufacturer Employing 150 Work People were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aspell.

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  • Butcher

  • Carpenter & Joiner

  • Cotton Manufacturer Employing 150 Work People

  • Engine Fitter


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

Aspell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Aspell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aspell 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 710 immigration records available for the last name Aspell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 581 military records available for the last name Aspell. For the veterans among your Aspell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aspell Life Expectancy

What is the average Aspell lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Aspell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Aspell in 1965 was 50, and 63 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aspell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aspell 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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