Percell Family History

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Percell Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Purcell, or alternatively of Percil (from Old French percer ‘to pierce’ + soel, suel ‘threshold’).

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

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Percell Family Origin

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Percell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Percell family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Percell. The most common Percell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Percell's were Farmers.

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Percell Historical Records

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Percell Life Expectancy

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