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Ferrell Family History

Ferrell Name Meaning
Irish: variant of Farrell.

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

778,142 Historical Documents with Ferrell on Ancestry.com
170,081 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
25,500 Military Records
3,645 Immigration Records
91,506 Census and Voter Lists
487,410 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ferrell Families

  • Number of Ferrell families
     119 - 236
     40 - 118
     1 - 39
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ferrell families
     25 - 47
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Ferrell families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ferrell census records

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Ferrell 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 Ferrell families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Ferrell Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Ferrell 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 Ferrell

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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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Ferrell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ferrell census records

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Ferrell Civil War Service Records

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