Pannell Family History

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Pannell Name Meaning

from Middle English panel ‘panel’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of panels, for wainscoting or saddles for example. perhaps a variant of Parnell.

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

Similar surnames: Pennell, Parnell, Carnell, Sandell, Arnell, Pantel, Pennel, Gunnell

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Pannell Family Origin

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Pannell Family Occupations

What did your Pannell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bricklayer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pannell. 3% of Pannell men worked as a Bricklayer and 53% of Pannell women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pannell were General Labourer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bricklayer
  • Farmworker
  • Builders Labourer
  • General Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housekeeper

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

Pannell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Pannell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pannell 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Pannell. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Pannell. For the veterans among your Pannell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pannell Life Expectancy

What is the average Pannell lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Pannell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Pannell in 1945 was 31, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pannell

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