Fennel Family History

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Fennel Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Fennell.

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

Similar surnames: Pennel, Fennell, Fenney, Fendel, Denney, Denne, Penney, Finnell

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Fennel Family Origin

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Fennel Family Occupations

What did your Fennel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, coal Miner, Laundress and (Prof) M.A. Teacher Of Classical Philosophy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fennel. The most common Fennel occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Fennel's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Fennel family was 15 Acres Of Land Coalminer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Laundress

  • (Prof) M.A. Teacher Of Classical Philosophy

  • 15 Acres Of Land Coalminer


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

Fennel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Fennel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fennel 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Fennel. 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 Fennel. For the veterans among your Fennel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fennel Life Expectancy

What is the average Fennel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Fennel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Fennel in 1949 was 32, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fennel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fennel 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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