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Lull Name Meaning

English: from an Old English personal name, Lulla. German (Lüll): from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names formed with liut- ‘people’ as the first element. Catalan (also Llull): from the personal name Lullus, probably of Germanic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Tull, Cull, Lutz, Bull, Gull, Kull, Loll, Full, Rull, Lyall

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Where is the Lull family from?

You can see how Lull families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lull family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lull families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 22 Lull families living in New York. This was about 32% of all the recorded Lull's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Lull families in 1840.
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What did your Lull ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lull. 24% of Lull men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Lull women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lull were Carpenter and Clerk.

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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
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
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Census Records

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Lull. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lull 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 Lull. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lull. For the veterans among your Lull ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lull lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lull life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lull in 1956 was 45, and 62 in 2004.

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