Ardell Family History

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Ardell Name Meaning

Swedish: from an unexplained first element + the common suffix of surnames -ell (from Latin -elius).

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


Similar surnames: Adell, Arnell, Carnell, Antell, Fridell, Rudell, Widell, Nordell

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Ardell Family Origin

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Ardell Family Occupations

What did your Ardell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ardell family was Lumber Dealer. The most common Ardell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ardell's were Farmers. Farmer, Expressman and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ardell.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Expressman

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Lumber Dealer

    7%

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

Ardell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ardell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ardell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ardell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ardell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Ardell. For the veterans among your Ardell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ardell Life Expectancy

What is the average Ardell lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Ardell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Ardell in 1960 was 42, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ardell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ardell 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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