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Atwell Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English atte welle ‘by the spring or stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Adwell, Elwell, Sewell, Caswell, Stowell, Cantwell, Banwell, Haswell

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Atwell Family Origin

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Atwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Atwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Atwell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Atwell. A less common occupation for the Atwell family was Farm Laborer.

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Atwell Historical Records

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Atwell Life Expectancy

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