Gatrell Family History

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Gatrell Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; it may be, as Reaney suggests, a voiced variant of the habitational name Catterall.

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


Similar surnames: Garrell, Darrell, Gartrell, Cantrell, Gorrell, Barrell, Cattell

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Gatrell Family Origin

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Gatrell Family Occupations

What did your Gatrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gatrell family was Laborer. Farmer, Cooper and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gatrell. The most common Gatrell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Gatrell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Gatrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gatrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gatrell 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gatrell. 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 Gatrell. For the veterans among your Gatrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gatrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Gatrell lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gatrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Gatrell in 1963 was 64, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gatrell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gatrell 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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