Dall Family History

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Dall Name Meaning

Danish: variant of Dahl. German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name, perhaps related to Anglo-Saxon deal ‘proud’, ‘famous’; or alternatively from a Slavic stem dalu ‘gift’, a nickname for a generous or gifted person perhaps.

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


Similar surnames: Ball, Gall, Wall, Sall, Daul, Dill, Dahl, Dull, Doll, Dale

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Dall Family Origin

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Dall Family Occupations

What did your Dall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Dall's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dall. A less common occupation for the Dall family was Cultivateur.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Fisherman

    29%
  • Journalier

    21%
  • Cultivateur

    7%

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

Dall Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dall Life Expectancy

What is the average Dall lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dall in 1956 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dall 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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