Hamell Family History

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Hamell Name Meaning

Scottish, Irish, and English: variant spelling of Hamill.

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


Similar surnames: Hamel, Hammell, Hazell, Hamill, Hairell, Capell, Hamil, Hamiel

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Hamell Family Origin

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Hamell Family Occupations

What did your Hamell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Architect Retired and Incapacitated were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hamell. 20% of Hamell men worked as an Architect Retired and 12% of Hamell women worked as an Incapacitated. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hamell were General Labourer and Electric Meter Bench Finisher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Architect Retired
    20%
  • Blast Service Gas M
    20%
  • Door Setter Coke Ovens Heavy Worker
    20%
  • General Labourer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Incapacitated
    12%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    12%
  • Domestic Duties For Self boarders
    6%
  • Electric Meter Bench Finisher
    6%

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

Hamell Historical Records

What Hamell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hamell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hamell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Hamell

Passenger List

There are 910 immigration records available for the last name Hamell. 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 644 military records available for the last name Hamell. For the veterans among your Hamell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hamell Life Expectancy

What is the average Hamell lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Hamell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Hamell in 1955 was 51, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hamell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hamell 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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