O'driscoll Family History

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O'driscoll Name Meaning

Irish (western Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEidirsceóil ‘descendant of the messenger’ (see Driscoll).

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


Similar surnames: Driscoll, O'carroll, O'donnell, O'neill, Driskill, Driskell, Drisko

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O'driscoll Family Origin

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O'driscoll Family Occupations

What did your O'driscoll ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Clerk In Q M G O, Cotton Mill and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'driscoll. The most common O'driscoll occupation in the USA was Clerk In Q M G O. 14% of O'driscoll's were Clerk In Q M G Os. A less common occupation for the O'driscoll family was Keeping House.

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  • Clerk In Q M G O

    14%
  • Cotton Mill

    14%
  • Huckster

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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

O'driscoll Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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O'driscoll Life Expectancy

What is the average O'driscoll lifespan?

Between 1991 and 2001, in the United States, O'driscoll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for O'driscoll in 1991 was 26, and 44 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for O'driscoll

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your O'driscoll 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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