Morrell Family History

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Morrell Name Meaning

English: from the medieval personal name Morel, a diminutive vernacular form of Latin Maurus (see Moore 3), with the hypocoristic suffix -el.

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


Similar surnames: Morell, Morel, Correll, Orrell, Gorrell, Torell, Morren, Cornell

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Morrell Family Origin

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Morrell Family Occupations

What did your Morrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Morrell. 49% of Morrell men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Morrell women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morrell were Blacksmith and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    49%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Labourer
    7%
  • Blacksmith
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
    43%
  • Student
    29%
  • Housekeeper
    29%

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

Morrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 121,000 census records available for the last name Morrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morrell 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Morrell. 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 15,000 military records available for the last name Morrell. For the veterans among your Morrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Morrell lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Morrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Morrell in 1940 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

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