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Nall Name Meaning

reduced form of Scottish or Irish McNall. Possibly an altered spelling of German Nahl, a reduced form of Nagel.

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


Similar surnames: Call, Fall, Wall, Nale, Hall, Nail, Nally, Gall, Nell, Ball

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Where is the Nall family from?

You can see how Nall families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nall family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Nall families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 23 Nall families living in British Columbia. This was about 37% of all the recorded Nall's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Nall families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nall surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Nall ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Fileuse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Nall. 47% of Nall men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    47%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Cultivateur
    8%
  • Foreman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Fileuse
    100%
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Census Records

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Nall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Nall. 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 Cards

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Nall. For the veterans among your Nall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nall lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Nall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Nall in 1944 was 56, and 71 in 2004.

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