O'cornell Family History

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O'cornell Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: O'connell, Cornell, O'donnell, Mcconnell, Carnell, Corbell, Cordell

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O'cornell Family Origin

Where is the O'cornell family from?

O'cornell Family Occupations

What did your O'cornell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the O'cornell family was Painter. The most common O'cornell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of O'cornell's were Farmers. Farmer, Gardener and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'cornell.

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  • Farmer

  • Gardener

  • Laborer

  • Painter


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

O'cornell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 356 census records available for the last name O'cornell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'cornell 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 41 immigration records available for the last name O'cornell. 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 66 military records available for the last name O'cornell. For the veterans among your O'cornell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'cornell Life Expectancy

What is the average O'cornell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'cornell 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for O'cornell

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