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Dunnell Family Origin

Where is the Dunnell family from?

Dunnell Family Occupations

What did your Dunnell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dunnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Dunnell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dunnell family was Paper Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunnell.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Paper Maker


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

Dunnell Historical Records

What Dunnell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Dunnell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dunnell 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 Dunnell

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dunnell. 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 799 military records available for the last name Dunnell. For the veterans among your Dunnell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dunnell Life Expectancy

What is the average Dunnell lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Dunnell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Dunnell in 1958 was 59, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dunnell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dunnell 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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