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Modell Family Origin

Where is the Modell family from?

Modell Family Occupations

What did your Modell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Ironmonger Ware and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Modell. 20% of Modell men worked as an Ironmonger Ware and 60% of Modell women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Modell were Publishers Asst and Unpaid Dom Duts

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Ironmonger Ware
    20%
  • Painter (house)
    20%
  • Paper Warehousema
    20%
  • Publishers Asst
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    60%
  • Dress Finisher
    20%
  • Unpaid Dom Duts
    20%

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

Modell Historical Records

What Modell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Modell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Modell 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 Modell

Passenger List

There are 532 immigration records available for the last name Modell. 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 Modell. For the veterans among your Modell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Modell Life Expectancy

What is the average Modell lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Modell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Modell in 1955 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Modell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Modell 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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