Origins of the McKennell surname

About the McKennells

We have a total of 594 records for people with the last name McKennell.

Find out more about your family in our records

    or try an advanced search
    Start free trial
    I’ve managed to trace back to the mid-1500s! I can’t believe it! Utterly engrossing and I have uncovered some quite moving and heartbreaking stories attached to various ancestors. You don’t need any qualifications to start - just time patience, and some information.
    SS
    Stuart
    Trustpilot logoTrustpilot 5 stars
    1 of 3

    Start your family tree

    Trace your family back in time. Make new discoveries and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the McKennells.

    Sign up to get started

    Delve deeper into the McKennell family's history

    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 6North West 5Isle of ManYorkshire 15East MidlandsWest MidlandsEast 1London 8South East 1South WestSouth WalesMid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most McKennells lived in yorkshire

    Census records trace your ancestors through each generation, so you can follow where your relatives lived through each decade.

    Interesting facts about Mckennell

    How common is your surname?

    You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

    We have for the Mckennell surname. The oldest one dates back to 1861.

    Who were Mckennells most likely to marry?

    Our tell us which families married Mckennells.

    What are the most common Mckennell first names?

    John

    William

    Margaret

    Helen

    Our tell us the names of Mckennell family members
    Man with milk churns and census card collage
    Census records provide incredible detail on names, ages, marital statuses, occupations and more.

    Common jobs for Mckennells

    Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

    Common female occupations for Mckennells in 1921

    Governess

    4

    Tailoress

    3

    Assisting In Business

    2

    At Home

    2

    Farmers Wife

    2

    Common male occupations for Mckennells in 1921

    Tailor

    7

    Draper

    4

    Tailors Cutter

    3

    Agricultural Labourer

    2

    Farmer

    2

    We found over 78,000 family trees with the Mckennell surname

    Trace your family back in time and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Mckennells.

    Search for a relative in our family trees

    Learn more about the lives of Mckennell family members

    Share your discoveries

    Look for a different surname