Turrill Family History

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Turrill Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Tyrrell.

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

Similar surnames: Terrill, Turrell, Burrill, Murrill, Terrell, Tirrell, Hurrell

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Turrill Family Origin

Where is the Turrill family from?

Turrill Family Occupations

What did your Turrill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Attorney At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Turrill. A less common occupation for the Turrill family was Black Smith. The most common Turrill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Turrill's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Attorney At Law

  • Black Smith


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

Turrill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Turrill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Turrill 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 386 immigration records available for the last name Turrill. 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 Turrill. For the veterans among your Turrill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Turrill Life Expectancy

What is the average Turrill lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Turrill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Turrill in 1962 was 84, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Turrill 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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