Edgell Family History

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Edgell Name Meaning

English: probably from the Old English personal name Ecgwulf, meaning ‘sword wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Edghill, Reddell, Elwell, Edgett, Ewell, Ledwell, Adwell, Edel, Dell

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Edgell Family Origin

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Edgell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Agent Or Clerk

    1%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edgell. A less common occupation for the Edgell family was Agent Or Clerk. The most common Edgell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Edgell's were Farmers.

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Edgell Historical Records

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Edgell Life Expectancy

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