Tyrrell Family History

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Tyrrell Name Meaning

perhaps from a Norman nickname for a stubborn person, from Old French tirel, used of an animal which pulls on the reins, a derivative of tirer ‘to pull’. Woulfe suggests that it may be from the personal name Thurold, Old Norse Thorvaldr, composed of the elements þórr, name of the Norse god of thunder (see Thor) + valdr ‘rule’.

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

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Tyrrell Family Origin

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Tyrrell Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Tyrrell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Tyrrell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Tyrrell family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tyrrell.

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