Radell Family History

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Radell Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Radel.

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

Similar surnames: Rodell, Randell, Wadell, Hodell, Rudell, Rydell, Bodell, Roedell

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Radell Family Origin

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Radell Family Occupations

What did your Radell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Radell family was Baker. The most common Radell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Radell's were Farmers. Farmer, Wagon Maker and Baar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Radell.

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  • Farmer

  • Wagon Maker

  • Baar Keeper

  • Baker


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

Radell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Radell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Radell 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 275 immigration records available for the last name Radell. 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 301 military records available for the last name Radell. For the veterans among your Radell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Radell Life Expectancy

What is the average Radell lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Radell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Radell in 1956 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Radell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Radell 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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