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Corell Family History

Corell Name Meaning

English, Irish, and German: variant of Korell.

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


Similar surnames: Correll, Cotrell, Cordell, Sorell, Borell, Cornell, Orell, Morell

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Where is the Corell family from?

You can see how Corell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Corell family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Corell families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 30 Corell families living in Ontario. This was about 81% of all the recorded Corell's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Corell families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Corell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Corell ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Corell. 19% of Corell men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Corell women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Corell were Carpenter 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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    19%
  • Housework
    10%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Secretary
    10%
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What Corell family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Corell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Corell 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Corell. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Corell. For the veterans among your Corell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Corell lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Corell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Corell in 1953 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

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