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Cassell Family History

Cassell Name Meaning
English: variant spelling of Cassel or Castle.Altered spelling of German Kassel.

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

248,268 Historical Documents with Cassell on Ancestry.com
51,854 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,616 Military Records
3,899 Immigration Records
40,298 Census and Voter Lists
144,601 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cassell Families

  • Number of Cassell families
     60 - 117
     21 - 59
     1 - 20
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cassell families
     81 - 160
     28 - 80
     1 - 27
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Cassell families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Cassell census records

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Cassell Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Cassell families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Cassell Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Cassell families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Cassell

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Cassell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cassell census records

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Cassell Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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