Sundell Family History

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Sundell Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements sund ‘strait’, ‘sound’ + the ornamental suffix -ell, taken from the Latin adjectival ending -elius.

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

Similar surnames: Lundell, Rundell, Blundell, Lindell, Sundahl, Windell, Sandel, Rudell

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Sundell Family Origin

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Sundell Family Occupations

What did your Sundell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sundell. A less common occupation for the Sundell family was Cabinett Maker. The most common Sundell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Sundell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith

  • Cabinett Maker


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

Sundell Historical Records

What Sundell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Sundell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sundell 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sundell. 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 783 military records available for the last name Sundell. For the veterans among your Sundell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sundell Life Expectancy

What is the average Sundell lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sundell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sundell in 1950 was 73, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sundell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sundell 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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