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Tyrrell Name Meaning

perhaps from a Norman nickname for a stubborn person, from Old French tirel, used of an animal which pulls on the reins, a derivative of tirer ‘to pull’. Woulfe suggests that it may be from the personal name Thurold, Old Norse Thorvaldr, composed of the elements þórr, name of the Norse god of thunder (see Thor) + valdr ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Gorrell, Barrell, Burrell, Torell, Thorell, Hurrell, Norrell, Truell

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Tyrrell Family Origin

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Tyrrell Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Tyrrell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Tyrrell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tyrrell. A less common occupation for the Tyrrell family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Tyrrell Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Tyrrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tyrrell in 1943 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

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