Harrel Family History

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Harrel Name Meaning

English: variant of Harold.

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

Similar surnames: Harral, Harrell, Harreld, Carrel, Harre, Harvel, Herrel, Harrold

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Harrel Family Origin

Where is the Harrel family from?

Harrel Family Occupations

What did your Harrel ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier and Couturier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Harrel. 20% of Harrel men worked as a Journalier and 34% of Harrel women worked as a Couturier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Harrel were Cultivateur and Paqueteur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
  • Commis
  • Cordonnier
  • Cultivateur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Couturier
  • Inmate
  • Paqueteur

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Harrel Historical Records

What Harrel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Harrel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Harrel 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 653 immigration records available for the last name Harrel. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Harrel. For the veterans among your Harrel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Harrel Life Expectancy

What is the average Harrel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Harrel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Harrel in 1957 was 37, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harrel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Harrel 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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