Scannell Family History

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Scannell Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Scannail ‘descendant of Scannal’, a byname meaning ‘contention’.

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


Similar surnames: Connell, Mcannally, Mcdonnell, Carnell, Sawtell, Scammell, Stansell

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Scannell Family Origin

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Scannell Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scannell family was Blacksmith. The most common Scannell occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Scannell's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scannell.

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Scannell Historical Records

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Scannell Life Expectancy

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