Snellings Family History

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Snellings Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a derivative of a Germanic personal name, either Snello or a compound name such as Snellaert (composed of the elements snell ‘quick’, ‘lively’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’) or Snellegeer (with the second element ger, gar ‘spear’).

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


Similar surnames: Hellings, Stelling, Stillings, Snelling, Telling, Sieling, Welling

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Snellings Family Origin

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Snellings Family Occupations

What did your Snellings ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer In Brickfields and Agri Labr were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Snellings. The most common Snellings occupation in the UK was Labourer In Brickfields. 67% of Snellings's were Labourer In Brickfieldss.

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  • Labourer In Brickfields

    67%
  • Agri Labr

    33%

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

Snellings Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Snellings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Snellings 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Snellings. 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 Snellings. For the veterans among your Snellings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Snellings Life Expectancy

What is the average Snellings lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Snellings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Snellings in 1944 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Snellings

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Snellings 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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