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Markell Family Origin

Where is the Markell family from?

Markell Family Occupations

What did your Markell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Markell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Markell's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Markell. A less common occupation for the Markell family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Merchant

    4%

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

Markell Historical Records

What Markell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Markell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Markell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Markell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Markell. 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 Markell. For the veterans among your Markell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Markell Life Expectancy

What is the average Markell lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Markell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Markell in 1955 was 69, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Markell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Markell 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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