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Broadwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, and Warwickshire named Broadwell, from Old English brad ‘broad’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

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Broadwell Family Origin

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Broadwell Family Occupations

What did your Broadwell ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Broadwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Broadwell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broadwell. A less common occupation for the Broadwell family was Carpenter.

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Broadwell Historical Records

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Broadwell Life Expectancy

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