Cassells Family History

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Cassells Name Meaning

Scottish variant of Castles.

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

Similar surnames: Cassels, Cassell, Maskell, Caudell, Cambell, Wessells, Cissell

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Cassells Family Origin

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Cassells Family Occupations

What did your Cassells ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cassells family was Keeps House. The most common Cassells occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Cassells's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cassells.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeps House


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Cassells Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Cassells. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cassells census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Cassells. 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 979 military records available for the last name Cassells. For the veterans among your Cassells ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cassells Life Expectancy

What is the average Cassells lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Cassells life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Cassells in 1947 was 37, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cassells 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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