Biswell Family History

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Biswell Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Boswell, Dixwell, Bissell, Wiswell, Bidwell, Sidwell, Kidwell

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Biswell Family Origin

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Biswell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Dry Goods And Groceries

    15%
  • Housekeeper

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    8%

In 1880, the most common Biswell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Biswell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Biswell family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Dry Goods And Groceries and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biswell.

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Biswell Historical Records

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Biswell Life Expectancy

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