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Correll Family History

Correll Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Of Irish origin: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Kirrell, an Anglicized form of Ó Coirill (probably ‘descendant of Cairell’, an unexplained personal name). Americanized spelling of German Korell.

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


Similar surnames: Cornell, Cordell, Corell, Orrell, Carrell, Corbell, Morrell, Corthell

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Where is the Correll family from?

You can see how Correll families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Correll family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Correll families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 20 Correll families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 28% of all the recorded Correll's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Correll families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Correll surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Correll ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Correll. 18% of Correll men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Correll women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Correll were Truck Driver and Seamstress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Labor
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Teacher
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Seamstress
    7%
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Census Records

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Correll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Correll 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Correll. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Correll. For the veterans among your Correll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Correll lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Correll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Correll in 1948 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

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