Cotrell Family History

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Cotrell Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cottrell.

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

Similar surnames: Cutrell, Correll, Corell, Cottrill, Cotterell, Sorell, Cuthrell

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Cotrell Family Origin

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Cotrell Family Occupations

What did your Cotrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Butcher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Cotrell. 8% of Cotrell men worked as a Butcher and 28% of Cotrell women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cotrell were Engineering Turner and Cleaner (domestic)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butcher
  • Clerk (checker) Engineering
  • Engineering Fitter
  • Engineering Turner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Household Duties
  • Attendantreperhment Dept G
  • Cleaner (domestic)

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

Cotrell Historical Records

What Cotrell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Cotrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cotrell 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 264 immigration records available for the last name Cotrell. 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 752 military records available for the last name Cotrell. For the veterans among your Cotrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cotrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Cotrell lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Cotrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Cotrell in 1964 was 65, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cotrell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cotrell 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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