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Runnells Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): probably a variant of Rundell. 1881 (mainly Runnalls), UK 3 Runnells; not in RW, EML, GFB, HB, HN, BR

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


Similar surnames: Runnels, Gunnells, Rundell, Hunnell, Funnell, Pennell, Trunnell

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Runnells Family Origin

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Runnells Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Runnells occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Runnells's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Runnells family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Runnells.

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Runnells Life Expectancy

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