Excell Family History

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Excell Name Meaning

English (Kent): habitational name from either of two places in Warwickshire named Exhall.

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

Similar surnames: Elwell, Ewell, Cowell, Lacelle, Kell, Lasell, Foxwell, Engel, Axtell

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Excell Family Origin

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Excell Family Occupations

What did your Excell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Excell occupation in the USA was Minister. 29% of Excell's were Ministers. Minister, Boiler Maker and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Excell. A less common occupation for the Excell family was Carpenter.

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  • Minister

  • Boiler Maker

  • Bookkeeper

  • Carpenter


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Excell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Excell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Excell 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Excell. 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 Excell. For the veterans among your Excell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Excell Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Excell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Excell in 1953 was 50, and 77 in 2003.

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