Mantell Family History

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Mantell Name Meaning

English and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Mantel.

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

Similar surnames: Mantel, Martell, Antell, Mindell, Mantle, Manwell, Mandell, Munsell

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Mantell Family Origin

Where is the Mantell family from?

Mantell Family Occupations

What did your Mantell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mantell family was Laundress. Agricultural Labourer, Blacksmith and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mantell. The most common Mantell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 3% of Mantell's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Blacksmith

  • Labourer

  • Laundress


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

Mantell Historical Records

What Mantell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Mantell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mantell 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 Mantell. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mantell. For the veterans among your Mantell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mantell Life Expectancy

What is the average Mantell lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mantell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mantell in 1942 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mantell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mantell 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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