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Communal Family History

Communal Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Comunale, Coufal, Coupal, Commins, Commings, Commons, Common, Cumming

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Where is the Communal family from?

You can see how Communal families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Communal family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 2 Communal families living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Communal's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Communal families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Communal surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Communal ancestors do for a living?

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

What Communal family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 30 census records available for the last name Communal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Communal census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 12 immigration records available for the last name Communal. 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 Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Communal. For the veterans among your Communal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Communal lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2002, in the United States, Communal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Communal in 1948 was 39, and 92 in 2002.

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