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Where is the Sorrell family from?
You can see how Sorrell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sorrell family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sorrell families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 19 Sorrell families living in North Carolina. This was about 39% of all the recorded Sorrell's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Sorrell families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sorrell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sorrell. 20% of Sorrell men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Sorrell women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sorrell were Mechanic and Maid. .