Ferrel Family History

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Ferrel Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Farrell.

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


Similar surnames: Ferrell, Farrel, Terrel, Ferren, Herrel, Ferree, Ferrer, Ferre

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Ferrel Family Origin

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Ferrel Family Occupations

What did your Ferrel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ferrel occupation in Canada was Barber. 50% of Ferrel's were Barbers. Barber and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ferrel.

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  • Barber

    50%
  • Labourer

    50%

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

Ferrel Historical Records

What Ferrel family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Ferrel Life Expectancy

What is the average Ferrel lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Ferrel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Ferrel in 1948 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ferrel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ferrel 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.

Famous Ferrel Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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