Hammell Family History

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Hammell Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hamill.

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


Similar surnames: Hammel, Hamell, Hammill, Hamel, Gammell, Hummell, Cambell, Halsell

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Hammell Family Origin

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Hammell Family Occupations

What did your Hammell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hammell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 64% of Hammell's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammell. A less common occupation for the Hammell family was Chor Woman.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Servant

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Chor Woman

    5%

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

Hammell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hammell Life Expectancy

What is the average Hammell lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hammell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hammell in 1949 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hammell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hammell 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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