Rendall Family History

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Rendall Name Meaning

English: variant of Randall. Scottish (Orkney): habitational name from Rendall in Orkney. Probably also an Americanization of Swedish Rendahl.

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

Similar surnames: Arendall, Rendahl, Kendall, Rendell, Rendel, Rundell, Randall

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Rendall Family Origin

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Rendall Family Occupations

What did your Rendall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rendall occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Rendall's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rendall. A less common occupation for the Rendall family was Farm Labourer.

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  • Farmer

  • Fisherman

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farm Labourer


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

Rendall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Rendall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rendall 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 29,000 immigration records available for the last name Rendall. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rendall. For the veterans among your Rendall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rendall Life Expectancy

What is the average Rendall lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rendall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rendall in 1952 was 64, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rendall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rendall 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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