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Norrell Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements norr ‘north’ + the common surname element -ell, a derivative of the Latin adjectival ending -elius.

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


Similar surnames: Nordell, Norell, Forsell, Gorrell, Orrell, Worrell, Morrell, Tyrrell

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Norrell Family Origin

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Norrell Family Occupations

What did your Norrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Norrell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Norrell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Norrell family was At Home. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norrell.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • At Home

    2%

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

Norrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Norrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Norrell 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Norrell. 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 Norrell. For the veterans among your Norrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Norrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Norrell lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Norrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Norrell in 1941 was 77, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Norrell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Norrell 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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