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Jewell Family History

Jewell Name Meaning

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

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Name Distribution of Jewell Families

Jewell census records

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Jewell Family Origin

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Jewell Family Occupations

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Military Service by Jewell

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