Catterall Family History

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Catterall Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Catterall in Lancashire, possibly named from Old Norse kattar-hali ‘cat’s tail’, referring to a long, thin piece of land.

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


Similar surnames: Tattersall, Catterton, Waterfall, Chatterton, Cantrell, Castell

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Catterall Family Origin

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Catterall Family Occupations

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  • Builder

    20%
  • Cotton Mill

    20%
  • Minister

    20%
  • Stone Cutter

    20%

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In 1880, Builder, Cotton Mill and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Catterall. The most common Catterall occupation in the USA was Builder. 20% of Catterall's were Builders. A less common occupation for the Catterall family was Stone Cutter.

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Catterall Life Expectancy

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