Hudnall Family History

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Hudnall Name Meaning

English: a habitational name from any of various place so called, such as Hudnall in Hertfordshire or Hudnalls in Gloucestershire, both named from the Old English personal name Huda (genitive Hudan) + Old English healh ‘nook’, ‘corner of land’. This is a common name in TX.

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

Similar surnames: Wignall, Nuttall, Bagnall, Udall, Hall, Siddall, Gunnell, Edsall

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Hudnall Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hudnall name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hudnall. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Hudnall Family Origin

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Hudnall Family Occupations

What did your Hudnall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hudnall. The most common Hudnall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Hudnall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hudnall family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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Hudnall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hudnall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hudnall 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 348 immigration records available for the last name Hudnall. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hudnall. For the veterans among your Hudnall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hudnall Life Expectancy

What is the average Hudnall lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hudnall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hudnall in 1949 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hudnall 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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