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Connelly Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Connelly name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Connelly. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • France


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Connelly Family Origin

Where is the Connelly family from?

Connelly Family Occupations

What did your Connelly ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Connelly family was Servant. Farmer, Gardener and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Connelly. The most common Connelly occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Connelly's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Gardener

  • Going To School

  • Servant


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

Connelly Historical Records

What Connelly family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 203,000 census records available for the last name Connelly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Connelly 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 39,000 immigration records available for the last name Connelly. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 38,000 military records available for the last name Connelly. For the veterans among your Connelly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Connelly Life Expectancy

What is the average Connelly lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Connelly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Connelly in 1940 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Connelly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Connelly 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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