Royall Family History

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Royall Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Royle. Altered spelling of German Reul or Reule.

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

Similar surnames: Royal, Royals, Loyall, Rosell, Rodell, Roybal, Ridall, Roll, Mayall

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Royall Family Origin

Where is the Royall family from?

Royall Family Occupations

What did your Royall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Royall occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Royall's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farm Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Royall. A less common occupation for the Royall family was Labourer (Genl).

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farm Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Labourer (Genl)


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

Royall Historical Records

What Royall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Royall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Royall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Royall

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Royall. 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 Royall. For the veterans among your Royall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Royall Life Expectancy

What is the average Royall lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Royall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Royall in 1954 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Royall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Royall 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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