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Baxendale Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name, probably an altered form of Baxenden, a place near Accrington, which is named with an unattested Old English word bæcstan ‘bakestone’ (a flat stone on which bread was baked) + denu ‘valley’. Middle English dale was sometimes substituted for Old English denu in northern place names.

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


Similar surnames: Brindle, Beadle, Martindale, Sandall, Kendall, Barnicle, Barksdale

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Baxendale Family Origin

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Baxendale Family Occupations

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  • Wks. Woolen Mill

    18%
  • Barber

    9%
  • Bookkeeper

    9%
  • Engineer, Gtrr Repair Shop

    9%

In 1880, the most common Baxendale occupation in the USA was Wks. Woolen Mill. 18% of Baxendale's were Wks. Woolen Mills. A less common occupation for the Baxendale family was Engineer, Gtrr Repair Shop. Wks. Woolen Mill, Barber and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baxendale.

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Baxendale Historical Records

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Baxendale Life Expectancy

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