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Worrall Family History

Worrall Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Worrell.

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


Similar surnames: Morrall, Horrall, Warrell, Worrel, Morrill, Wordell, Correll, Harrill

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Where is the Worrall family from?

You can see how Worrall families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Worrall family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Worrall families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 34 Worrall families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 69% of all the recorded Worrall's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Worrall families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Worrall surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Worrall ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Worrall. 11% of Worrall men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Worrall women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Worrall were Clerk and Secretary. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Clerk
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    13%
  • Stenographer
    13%
  • Teacher
    13%
  • Secretary
    13%
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Census Records

There are 69,000 census records available for the last name Worrall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Worrall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 18,000 immigration records available for the last name Worrall. 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 Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Worrall. For the veterans among your Worrall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Worrall lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Worrall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Worrall in 1943 was 27, and 81 in 2004.

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