Kinsella Family History

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Kinsella Name Meaning

Irish (Wexford): Anglicized form of Gaelic Uí Ceinnsealaigh ‘descendant of Cinnsealach’, a personal name probably meaning ‘chief warrior’.

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


Similar surnames: Minella, Rinella, Minelli, Kissel, Kinsel, Gingell, Kinstle, Kinsley

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Kinsella Family Origin

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Kinsella Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Kinsella occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Kinsella's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kinsella family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinsella.

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Kinsella Historical Records

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Kinsella Life Expectancy

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