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Full Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly a shortened form of any of several German compound surnames formed with Full- or Füll-.

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


Similar surnames: Lull, Fall, Tull, Gull, Fulp, Eull, Fulk, Faull, Fill, Fuls

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Where is the Full family from?

You can see how Full families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Full family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Full families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 6 Full families living in Virginia. This was about 60% of all the recorded Full's in the USA. Virginia had the highest population of Full families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Full surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Full ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Full. 21% of Full men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Full women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Full were Salesman and Housekeeper.

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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

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    15%
  • Housewife
    15%
  • Housework
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
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Census Records

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Full. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Full 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Full. 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 20,000 military records available for the last name Full. For the veterans among your Full ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Full lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Full life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Full in 1945 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

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