Darnall Family History

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Darnall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Darnall, now a district of Sheffield, Yorkshire, or Darnhall in Cheshire, both named from Old English derne ‘hidden’, ‘secret’ + halh ‘nook’.

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


Similar surnames: Arnall, Farnell, Bagnall, Gornall, Darnell, Fairall, Carnal, Carnell

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Darnall Family Origin

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Darnall Family Occupations

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  • Malster

    33%
  • Agric Labourer

    17%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    17%
  • Engine Driver

    17%

In 1881, the most common Darnall occupation in the UK was Malster. 33% of Darnall's were Malsters. A less common occupation for the Darnall family was Engine Driver. Malster, Agric Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Darnall.

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Darnall Historical Records

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Darnall Life Expectancy

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