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Claywell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Claywell in Dorset or Claywell Farm in Oxfordshire, named from Old English cl?g ‘clay’ + wella ‘stream’, ‘spring’.

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


Similar surnames: Caswell, Cranwell, Chadwell, Ledwell, Crowell, Cogswell, Banwell

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Claywell Family Origin

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Claywell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claywell. The most common Claywell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Claywell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Claywell family was Farming.

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Claywell Historical Records

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Claywell Life Expectancy

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