Fairall Family History

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Fairall Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of the Sussex personal name Fairhall, which Reaney has as a habitational name from an unidentified place named in Old English as fæger healh ‘fair nook’ or ‘fair hollow’.

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

Similar surnames: Bagnall, Fairey, Fall, Darnall, Fairley, Fairbank, Arnall, Sumrall

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Fairall Family Origin

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Fairall Family Occupations

What did your Fairall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fairall occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 14% of Fairall's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Fairall family was Agricultural Labourer. Carpenter, Agricultural Laborer and Agl Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fairall.

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  • Carpenter

  • Agricultural Laborer

  • Agl Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Fairall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Fairall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fairall 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 595 immigration records available for the last name Fairall. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Fairall. For the veterans among your Fairall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fairall Life Expectancy

What is the average Fairall lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Fairall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Fairall in 1951 was 49, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fairall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fairall 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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