O'farrell Family History

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O'farrell Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghail ‘descendant of Fearghal’ (see Farrell). This name is borne by several families in Ireland, in counties Longford, Tyrone, and Wicklow.

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


Similar surnames: Farrell, O'carroll, Harrell, Farrelly, Farrel, Carrell, Farrall

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O'farrell Family Origin

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O'farrell Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    10%
  • Glass Blower

    10%
  • Iron Miner

    10%
  • Civil Asst. Chief Carpenter Ordnance Survey & Actuary

    5%

In 1881, the most common O'farrell occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 10% of O'farrell's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the O'farrell family was Civil Asst. Chief Carpenter Ordnance Survey & Actuary. Annuitant, Glass Blower and Iron Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'farrell.

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O'farrell Historical Records

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O'farrell Life Expectancy

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