Hurrell Family History

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Hurrell Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from a derivative of Old French hurer ‘to bristle or ruffle’, ‘to stand on end’ (see Huron). Irish: this may be an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEarghaill ‘descendant of Earghall’, a variant of Ó Fearghail (see Farrell).

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


Similar surnames: Harrell, Burrell, Durrell, Correll, Surrell, Farrell, Herrell

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Hurrell Family Origin

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Hurrell Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    12%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Mason

    3%

In 1881, the most common Hurrell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 12% of Hurrell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Hurrell family was Mason. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hurrell.

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Hurrell Historical Records

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Hurrell Life Expectancy

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