Cattell Family History

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Cattell Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Caddell. English (chiefly West Midlands): from a pet form of the female personal name Catlin.

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


Similar surnames: Castell, Hartell, Wartell, Caddell, Capwell, Cantwell, Carnell

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Cattell Family Origin

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Cattell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Cattell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Cattell's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cattell. A less common occupation for the Cattell family was Laborer.

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Cattell Historical Records

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Cattell Life Expectancy

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