Birchall Family History

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Birchall Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Birchill in Derbyshire or Birchills in Staffordshire, both named in Old English with birce ‘birch’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Burcham, Bircher, Birdsall, Barnhill, Birch, Birdwell, Birchard

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Birchall Family Origin

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Birchall Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carter

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Birchall. A less common occupation for the Birchall family was Carter. The most common Birchall occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Birchall's were Coal Miners.

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Birchall Historical Records

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Birchall Life Expectancy

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