Norrell Family History

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Norrell Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements norr ‘north’ + the common surname element -ell, a derivative of the Latin adjectival ending -elius.

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

Similar surnames: Nordell, Norell, Forsell, Gorrell, Orrell, Worrell, Morrell, Tyrrell

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Norrell Family Origin

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Norrell Family Occupations

What did your Norrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cowman and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Norrell. 7% of Norrell men worked as a Cowman and 52% of Norrell women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Norrell were Agric Labourer and Bdg Hse Proprietress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cowman
  • House Decorator
  • Postman
  • Agric Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Paid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Bdg Hse Proprietress

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

Norrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Norrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Norrell 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 794 immigration records available for the last name Norrell. 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 Norrell. For the veterans among your Norrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Norrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Norrell lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Norrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Norrell in 1941 was 77, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Norrell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Norrell 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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