O'driscoll Family History

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O'driscoll Name Meaning

Irish (western Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEidirsceóil ‘descendant of the messenger’ (see Driscoll).

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


Similar surnames: Driscoll, O'carroll, O'donnell, O'neill, Driskill, Driskell, Drisko

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O'driscoll Family Origin

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O'driscoll Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farmer Son

    20%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Carriage Maker

    10%

In 1881, the most common O'driscoll occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of O'driscoll's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the O'driscoll family was Carriage Maker. Farmer, Farmer Son and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by O'driscoll.

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O'driscoll Historical Records

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O'driscoll Life Expectancy

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