Counsell Family History

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Counsell Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Council.

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


Similar surnames: Councill, Hounshell, Munsell, Bonsell, Hounsell, Cotrell, Youell

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Counsell Family Origin

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Counsell Family Occupations

What did your Counsell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Counsell occupation in Canada was Bank Manager. 33% of Counsell's were Bank Managers. A less common occupation for the Counsell family was R R Checker. Bank Manager and County Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Counsell.

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  • Bank Manager

    33%
  • County Clerk

    33%
  • R R Checker

    33%

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

Counsell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Counsell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Counsell 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Counsell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Counsell. For the veterans among your Counsell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Counsell Life Expectancy

What is the average Counsell lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Counsell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Counsell in 1959 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Counsell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Counsell 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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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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