Sorell Family History

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Sorell Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Sorel or English Sorrell.

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


Similar surnames: Sorelle, Morell, Sorrell, Torell, Sowell, Corell, Borell, Durell

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Sorell Family Origin

Where is the Sorell family from?

Sorell Family Occupations

What did your Sorell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sorell family was Storekeeper. The most common Sorell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Sorell's were Farmers. Farmer and Labour were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sorell.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Labour

    25%
  • Storekeeper

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sorell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sorell Historical Records

What Sorell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sorell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sorell 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 584 immigration records available for the last name Sorell. 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 449 military records available for the last name Sorell. For the veterans among your Sorell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sorell Life Expectancy

What is the average Sorell lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sorell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sorell in 1958 was 50, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sorell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sorell 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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