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Rundell Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon and Cornwall): nickname from a diminutive of Middle English, Old French rond, rund ‘fat’, ‘round’. Compare Round. adm English: habitational name from Rundale in the parish of Shoreham, Kent, named from Old English rum(ig) ‘roomy’, ‘spacious’ + dæl ‘valley’. Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements rund ‘round’ + the common suffix -ell, from the Latin adjectival suffix -elius. OV, LP Altered spelling of German Rundel, from a pet form of a Germanic personal name based on run ‘secret’, ‘rune’, ‘cryptogram’. EG

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


Similar surnames: Rudell, Lundell, Sundell, Lindell, Brunell, Gunnell, Mundell, Ruddell

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Rundell Family Origin

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Rundell Family Occupations

What did your Rundell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rundell occupation in Canada was Contractor. 50% of Rundell's were Contractors. Contractor and Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rundell.

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  • Contractor

    50%
  • Son

    50%

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Rundell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rundell Life Expectancy

What is the average Rundell lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rundell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rundell in 1944 was 22, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rundell 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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