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Cassel Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from Cassel in Nord, France. English: variant spelling of Castle. Americanized or older spelling of German Kassel.

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


Similar surnames: Cassell, Fassel, Cashel, Castel, Rassel, Casler, Castell, Kassel

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Cassel Family Origin

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Cassel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cassel. A less common occupation for the Cassel family was Carpenter. The most common Cassel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Cassel's were Farmers.

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Cassel Historical Records

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Cassel Life Expectancy

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