Smalls Family History

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Smalls Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Small.

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

Similar surnames: Smales, Smiles, Ralls, Balls, Smale, Small, Males, Scales, Halls

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Smalls Family Origin

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Smalls Family Occupations

What did your Smalls ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Basket Maker and Basketmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smalls. A less common occupation for the Smalls family was Bricklayer & Farmer Of 26 Acres Empg 6 Men 2 Boys. The most common Smalls occupation in the UK was Labourer. 20% of Smalls's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Basket Maker

  • Basketmaker

  • Bricklayer & Farmer Of 26 Acres Empg 6 Men 2 Boys


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

Smalls Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Smalls. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smalls 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 617 immigration records available for the last name Smalls. 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 Smalls. For the veterans among your Smalls ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smalls Life Expectancy

What is the average Smalls lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Smalls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Smalls in 1941 was 28, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smalls

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smalls 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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