Connell Family History

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Connell Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McConnell or O’Connell.

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

Similar surnames: Donnell, Cornell, Conwell, Fennell, Gunnell, Donnelly, Scannell

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Connell Family Origin

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Connell Family Occupations

What did your Connell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Connell. 15% of Connell men worked as a General Labourer and 68% of Connell women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Connell were Incapacitated and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Incapacitated

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Incapacitated
  • Housewife

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

Connell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 373,000 census records available for the last name Connell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Connell 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 75,000 immigration records available for the last name Connell. 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 49,000 military records available for the last name Connell. For the veterans among your Connell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Connell Life Expectancy

What is the average Connell lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Connell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Connell in 1943 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Connell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Connell 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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