Jarrell Family History

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Jarrell Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Gerald.

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

Similar surnames: Harrell, Warrell, Jarriel, Correll, Murrell, Barrell, Hearrell

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Jarrell Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Jarrell name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Jarrell. 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


  • France


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Jarrell Family Origin

Where is the Jarrell family from?

Jarrell Family Occupations

What did your Jarrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jarrell family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jarrell. The most common Jarrell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Jarrell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Jarrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Jarrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jarrell 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 Jarrell. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Jarrell. For the veterans among your Jarrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jarrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Jarrell lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Jarrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Jarrell in 1945 was 48, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jarrell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jarrell 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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