Ansell Family History

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Ansell Name Meaning

English and German: from a vernacular form of the personal name Anselmus (see Anselm). Swedish: compound name composed of an unexplained first element (perhaps part of a place name) + the common surname ending -ell, which is from the Latin adjectival ending -elius.

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


Similar surnames: Antell, Mansell, Anselm, Rosell, Ansel, Angel, Ardell, Anselmi

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Ansell Family Origin

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Ansell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Fisherman

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Ansell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Ansell's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ansell. A less common occupation for the Ansell family was Farm Laborer.

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Ansell Life Expectancy

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