Tinnell Family History

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Tinnell Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Tinel, a metonymic occupational nickname for a porter, from Old French tinel, an implement consisting of a pole with two chains on it, carried across the shoulders, with hooks on the ends of the chains, used for moving barrels and the like.

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

Similar surnames: Quinnell, Fennell, Bonnell, Tunnell, Tennell, Tindell, Tinnel

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Tinnell Family Origin

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Tinnell Family Occupations

What did your Tinnell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Incapacitated O A P and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tinnell. 50% of Tinnell women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Incapacitated O A P

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated O A P
  • Retired

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Tinnell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tinnell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tinnell 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 152 immigration records available for the last name Tinnell. 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 521 military records available for the last name Tinnell. For the veterans among your Tinnell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tinnell Life Expectancy

What is the average Tinnell lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Tinnell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Tinnell in 1959 was 25, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tinnell

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