Hunell Family History

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Hunell Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Tunell, Rundell, Knell, Gunnell, Guell, Brunell, Nell, Bunnell, Snell

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Hunell Family Origin

Where is the Hunell family from?

Hunell Family Occupations

What did your Hunell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hunell occupation in the UK was Civil Engineer. 33% of Hunell's were Civil Engineers. Civil Engineer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hunell. A less common occupation for the Hunell family was Forewoman Stay Maker.

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  • Civil Engineer

  • Coal Miner

  • Forewoman Stay Maker


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

Hunell Historical Records

What Hunell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 523 census records available for the last name Hunell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunell 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 70 immigration records available for the last name Hunell. 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 28 military records available for the last name Hunell. For the veterans among your Hunell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunell Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunell 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunell

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