Trapnell Family History

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Trapnell Name Meaning

English and French: nickname for an impetuous person, from the Old French phrase trop isnel ‘too swift’.

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


Similar surnames: Trussell, Chappell, Tassell, Channell, Ramsell, Trainer, Ravenell

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Trapnell Family Origin

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Trapnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Clergyman

    7%
  • Field Hand

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Trapnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Trapnell's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trapnell. A less common occupation for the Trapnell family was Field Hand.

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Trapnell Historical Records

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Trapnell Life Expectancy

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