Smullen Family History

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Smullen Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Smolláin, according to Woulfe, a variant of Ó Spealáin (see Spillane).

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

Similar surnames: Mullen, Smollen, Cullen, Smallen, Scallan, Millen, Munley, Mollen

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Smullen Family Origin

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Smullen Family Occupations

What did your Smullen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Smullen family was Labourer In A Chemical Work. Bricklayers Laborer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Smullen. The most common Smullen occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Laborer. 33% of Smullen's were Bricklayers Laborers.

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  • Bricklayers Laborer

  • Labourer

  • Labourer In A Chemical Work


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

Smullen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Smullen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smullen 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 791 immigration records available for the last name Smullen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Smullen. For the veterans among your Smullen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smullen Life Expectancy

What is the average Smullen lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Smullen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Smullen in 1959 was 48, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smullen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smullen 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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