Amell Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Canadian Hamel.

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


Similar surnames: Hamel, Lasell, Hamell, Abell, Labell, Armel, Capell, Cavell, Smull

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Amell Family Origin

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Amell Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    31%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Boiler Maker

    8%

In 1880, the most common Amell occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Amell's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amell. A less common occupation for the Amell family was Boiler Maker.

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Amell Historical Records

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Amell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Amell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Amell in 1954 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amell

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