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Trapnell Name Meaning

English and French: nickname for an impetuous person, from the Old French phrase trop isnel ‘too swift’.

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


Similar surnames: Trussell, Chappell, Tassell, Channell, Ramsell, Trainer, Ravenell

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Trapnell Family Origin

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Trapnell Family Occupations

What did your Trapnell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Trapnell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Trapnell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Trapnell family was Agricultural Lab. Agricultural Labourer, (Land Holder) and Agl Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trapnell.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • (Land Holder)

    3%
  • Agl Laborer

    3%
  • Agricultural Lab

    3%

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

Trapnell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Trapnell Life Expectancy

What is the average Trapnell lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Trapnell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Trapnell in 1941 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trapnell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trapnell 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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