Threlfall Family History

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Threlfall Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Kirkham, named with Middle English thrall ‘serf’ (Old Norse þr?ll) + fall ‘clearing’, ‘place where the trees have been felled’.

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

Similar surnames: Threlkeld, Horsfall, Thrall, Theall, Halsall, Waterfall, Kelsall

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Threlfall Family Origin

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Threlfall Family Occupations

What did your Threlfall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Threlfall. A less common occupation for the Threlfall family was Keeps House. The most common Threlfall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Threlfall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • At Home

  • Keeps House


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

Threlfall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Threlfall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Threlfall 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 Threlfall. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Threlfall. For the veterans among your Threlfall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Threlfall Life Expectancy

What is the average Threlfall lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Threlfall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Threlfall in 1959 was 59, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Threlfall 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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