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Where is the Farrell family from?
You can see how Farrell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Farrell family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Farrell families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 100 Farrell families living in New York. This was about 48% of all the recorded Farrell's in USA. New York had the highest population of Farrell families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Farrell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Farrell. 11% of Farrell men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Farrell women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Farrell were Farmer and Housekeeper. .