O'lell Family History

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O'lell 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: Oswell, Orrell, Odell, Olwell, Orell, O'kelly, Lell, Oshell, O'neill

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O'lell Family Origin

Where is the O'lell family from?

O'lell Family Occupations

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

In 1880, the most common O'lell occupation in the USA was Keeps Horses. 100% of O'lell's were Keeps Horsess.

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  • Keeps Horses


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

O'lell Historical Records

What O'lell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 63 census records available for the last name O'lell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, O'lell 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 4 immigration records available for the last name O'lell. 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 military records available for the last name O'lell. For the veterans among your O'lell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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O'lell Life Expectancy

What is the average O'lell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'lell 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'lell

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