Channell Family History

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Channell Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near an estuary, channel, or drain, Middle English chanel, Old French chanel (Latin canalis ‘canal’, ‘conduit’).

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


Similar surnames: Chappell, Carnell, Sandell, Castell, Cranwell, Cancel, Chancellor

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Channell Family Origin

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Channell Family Occupations

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

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  • Farm

    13%
  • Allant A L'Ecole

    7%
  • Collector Of Cu...

    7%
  • Commercial Trade

    7%

In 1881, farm, Allant A L'Ecole and Collector Of Cu... were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Channell. A less common occupation for the Channell family was Commercial Trade. The most common Channell occupation in Canada was Farm. 13% of Channell's were Farms.

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Channell Historical Records

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Channell Life Expectancy

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